TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Mississauga resident Bradford Daniels claimed the $40,000,000 jackpot from the October 12, 2013 LOTTO 6/49 draw at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto today.
The winning ticket was purchased at Silver Creek Convenience on Silver Creek Boulevard in Mississauga.
Since LOTTO 6/49 was launched in June 1982, Ontario players have won more than $10 billion in prizes, including 1,267 jackpot wins.
As of October 31, there have been 3,106 LOTTO 6/49 draws. For more information, please visit www.olg.ca and click on Lotteries.
OLG is a provincial agency responsible for province-wide lottery games and gaming facilities. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $38 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. OLG's annual payments to the Province have helped support health care; education, research, prevention and treatment of problem gambling; amateur sport through the QUEST FOR GOLD program; and local and provincial charities.
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Image with caption: "Mississauga resident Bradford Daniels claimed the $40,000,000 jackpot from the October 12, 2013 LOTTO 6/49 draw at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto on Thursday, November 21, 2013. (CNW Group/OLG Winners)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20131121_C9824_PHOTO_EN_33713.jpg
SOURCE: OLG Winners
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