Lotto Luck in Co. Wicklow as Player Wins €11.2 Million Jackpot

Susan Hook and Martha McCallum

Best friends Susan Hook and Martha Mc Callum hold their winning cheque in this

This week was a special one, as following weeks of waiting the victor of the Lotto MAX CA$60-million Main prize came forward to bag his prize.

Now the National Lottery is appealing to Lotto players in County Wicklow to check their tickets, as that's where the winning one was sold.

A further 12 Match 5 winners will each take home €2,982.

A steady increase in Lotto ticket sales suggest that anticipation is building as the nation awaits the highest Lotto jackpot victor in over two years. Wicklow, amounting to a massive €87.2 million in jackpot prizes alone.

A National Lottery spokesperson said it hopes to reveal the name of the winning store in the next couple of days.

The National Lottery is appealing to people in Wicllow to check their ticket and get in touch if they have the lucky numbers.

The winning numbers for this particular draw are 11, 15, 17, 20, 24, 25 and 50, with a bonus number of 30. This lucky player has won €134,412 and they bought their ticket at Dunnes Stores at the Kyle Shopping Centre in Portlaoise.

The bumper payout soared after the pot rolled over since Wednesday, June 12, and the full jackpot reached €11,225,280.

A spokesman from National Lottery said: "Every time you play the National Lottery you're supporting United Kingdom film production, exhibition and innovation, as well as community projects across the country".

The highest Lotto Jackpot in the history of the National Lottery was €18.9 million in Hegarty's, Staplestown, Co.

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