Gilbert couple wins $473 million Powerball prize

A married couple from Gilbert, Arizona, won the Powerball jackpot on Friday, April 27.

The couple, who requested anonymity, received $283.3 million in cash.

The winning ticket was purchased at QuikTrip at Warner and Gilbert Roads. The Arizona Lottery will reward QuikTrip with a $50,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.

"We saw several winners from all around the state as the Powerball rolled over the previous few weeks," said Gregg Edgar, Arizona Lottery Executive Director

"We are ecstatic for the winning couple who came forward to collect this historic jackpot, and we are even more excited for Arizona."

This was the state's highest jackpot ever.