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$70 million Lotto Max jackpot won by Ontario ticket buyer

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January 08, 2020 - 7:50 AM

Someone who bought a Lotto Max ticket in the Greater Toronto Area won the biggest prize in Canadian history.

B.C. Lotteries Corporation said the $70 million winning ticket was won in Ontario. Six $1-million dollar prizes were also won in Tuesday's draw.

One Penticton and one Merritt ticket buyer will be $500 richer today, also.

Lotto Max draws happen twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays. 

The next Lotto Max jackpot is an estimated $33 million. 

The winning numbers are 03, 08, 12, 14, 17, 18 & 29 Bonus 11.

The $70 million prize was sold in Ontario.
The $70 million prize was sold in Ontario.
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