LOVES PARK (WIFR) -- A Loves Park gas station sold a grand-prize winning ticket for yesterday’s Lucky Day Lotto midday drawing, meaning someone in the area could be $300,000 richer!
The winner, who has yet to come forward, purchased their winning Quick Pick ticket at Loves Park Clark, 5710 North 2nd Street, and matched all five numbers – 01 - 02 - 07 - 14 - 26– in the Monday, February 17, midday drawing.
The retailer will receive a bonus of $3,000, 1 percent of the prize amount, for selling a winning ticket.
There have been 55 midday grand prize winners since the June 2, 2013, launch of the new Lucky Day Lotto midday drawing. Over 18,000 Illinoisans won prizes ranging from $100 to $1 in Monday’s Lucky Day Lotto midday drawing.
Jackpots for Lucky Day Lotto start at $100,000. Lucky Day Lotto drawings are twice a day, seven days a week with an average of 40,000 winners every day. That’s over 250,000 Lucky Day Lotto winners in Illinois every week! For more information, please visit www.illinoislottery.com.