MONTREAL, May 16, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - 7 Maxmillions ($1 million each) were won in last night's Lotto Max draw thanks to selections sold in Québec, in Ontario, in the Atlantic provinces and in the Prairies. The Friday, May 22 draw will therefore offer total prizes worth about $83 million, including the $50 million jackpot and approximately 33 $1 million dollar prizes.
With Lotto Max, any amount over the $50 million jackpot is divided into $1 million prizes called Maxmillions. For each Maxmillions, an additional selection of 7 numbers between 1 and 49 is drawn. These selections are not decomposable and prizes may be shared by winners.
SOURCE Loto-Québec - Communications
For further information: Atlantic Lottery Corporation: 506 867-5800, ext. 5550; Western Canada Lottery Corporation: Andrea Marantz, 204 946-1397; Loto-Québec: Jean-Pierre Roy, 514 499-5151; Ontario Lottery and Gaming - Media Relations: 1 888 946-6716; British Columbia Lottery Corporation: Laura Piva Babcock, 280 828-5576.