Dearborn, MO (KSDK) - NBC affiliate KSHB in Kansas City has confirmed the name of the couple who holds the winning Powerball ticket in Missouri.
Someone close to the family tells KSHB 41 Action News the winners are farmers Mark and Cindy Hill.
The family lives in the small town of Dearborn, Missouri, which has only 495 residents.
The Hills were unable to be reached, and presumed to be traveling to Jefferson City, Missouri where the Missouri Lottery headquarters is located.
The couple will split the $587.5 million jackpot with another winner in Arizona. Each will receive $293.7 million.
The Missouri Lottery will hold a press conference Friday at North Platte R-1 High School to announce the winners. You can watch the press conference live on KSDK.COM.