Prairie ticket holder wins giant Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO – After being unclaimed for weeks, the $70 million jackpot in Friday’s Lotto Max draw has been won by a Prairie lottery player.

The exact location where the Ticket to Wealth was sold has yet to be revealed.

The draw also included 40 Maxmillions of $1 million each, and 12 of those were claimed, with that cash prize being shared among 18 winning ticket holders across the country.

The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on April 5 will be estimated at $38 million.

Christy J. Olson