An individual in Gorey has scooped over €160,000 in the lotto…
Lotto players across Wexford are being urged to check their tickets after it has been revealed that a player won €162,228 in Saturday’s draw.
The Wexford player matched five numbers and the bonus to win the prize.
The player came agonisingly close to the massive €8,358,554, being short by just one number.
The winning Quick Pick ticket was purchased on the day of the draw at the Applegreen Service Station in Millands, Gorey, Co. Wexford.
“We are appealing to all of our Wexford Lotto players who purchased their tickets in the Gorey area to check their tickets carefully today after one lucky player matched five numbers and the bonus to win €162,228 in last night’s draw,” a spokesperson for the National Lottery said.
The winning numbers for last night’s, Saturday 31st July, Lotto draw were: 08, 11, 29, 42, 44, 46 and the bonus was 18.
The news comes after another Wexford lotto player scooped over €100,000 in last week’s draw.