Orange County woman claims winning $1 million Powerball ticket from July drawing

ORLANDO, Fla. — An Orange County woman who won a $1 million Powerball prize in July has finally come forward, officials with the Florida Lottery said.


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Irma Breek, of Orlando, purchased the winning Quick Pick ticket from Publix, located at 1501 Meeting Place, Baldwin Park.

Breek matched five of the numbers but did not match the Powerball number in the July 23 drawing.

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The next Powerball drawing will be held Nov. 14 with an estimated jackpot of $59 million.

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Matt Reeser

Matt Reeser, WFTV.com

Matt Reeser joined WFTV in 1998 as a news photographer and has worked for television stations in Kentucky and West Virginia.