TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Although the $60 million jackpot winning ticket was sold in an Atlantic province, last night's draw produced many wins across Ontario.
There was one MAXMILLIONS ticket, worth $1 million, sold in Toronto.
A ticket sold in Chatham shared a MAXMILLIONS prize with a ticket sold in another province. This ticket is worth $500,000.
There were four second prize winning tickets, worth $118,272.60 each, sold in Brampton, Mississauga, Orillia and Toronto.
In addition, three ENCORE winning tickets, worth $100,000 each, were sold in the Barrie area, Burlington and Toronto.
Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $4.1 billion, including 55 jackpot wins and 393 MAXMILLIONS prizes, right across the province.
For each $5 play, LOTTO MAX players receive three sets of seven numbers ranging from one to forty-nine. Players must match all seven numbers, in any one set, to win the jackpot or the MAXMILLIONS prizes.
The next LOTTO MAX draw will be held on Friday, March 2 for an estimated $23 million jackpot. Players can purchase tickets at authorized OLG retailers or buy online at PlayOLG.ca until 10:30 p.m. for the draw that evening.
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