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Michigan Lottery: Winner of $337M Powerball comes forward

Winner name not yet being released

Sunoco station in Lapeer where the winning Powerball ticket was sold.
Sunoco station in Lapeer where the winning Powerball ticket was sold.

DETROIT – Michigan Lottery officials say the winner of last week's $337 million Powerball drawing has come forward.

The winner's name, or where they are from, won't be released until the prize is claimed. The winner has a year to claim it.

Lottery officials have said the winner could take home a $241 million lump sum.

The winning numbers drawn Aug. 15 were 6, 27, 46, 51, 56 and Powerball 21.

The ticket was sold in Lapeer at a Sunoco gas station.

It was the third-largest Powerball jackpot in the game's history and the second Powerball jackpot ticket won in Michigan. The first winning ticket, worth $128.6 million, was claimed by Team Victory of southeast Michigan on November 12, 2010.