Someone who purchased a Lotto 6/49 ticket in Burnaby for last night’s draw is $5 million richer.
The single winning ticket matched all six Lotto 6/49 numbers from the February 22, 2020 draw to win the incredible jackpot.
It was a remarkable night for B.C. lottery players as someone who purchased a ticket in Vancouver also won the second top prize worth more than $220,000 after matching five out of six Lotto 6/49 numbers plus the bonus number.
BCLC will announce the specific retail location in Burnaby that sold the $5-million ticket, and in Vancouver that sold the $221,196.90 ticket after the winners come forward to claim the life-changing prizes.
All lottery winners have 52 weeks from the draw date printed on their ticket to come forward to claim their prize.
In 2019, B.C. lottery players redeemed more than $85 million in prize-winning Lotto 6/49 tickets. Anyone can win, and #YouCouldBeNext! Watch some amazing lottery winner stories online.
Lotto 6/49 is a nationwide lottery game drawn on Wednesdays and Saturdays after 7:30 p.m. (PST). Each draw includes a Guaranteed Prize Draw of $1 million. Players can purchase tickets at any lottery retailer or at PlayNow.com. Players can now check their lottery tickets anytime, anywhere on iOS and Android devices.
Say ‘Yes’ to the Extra for the chance to win up to $500,000. Last year, B.C. Extra players claimed over $33 million in winnings. Extra is available with Daily Grand, Lotto 6/49, Lotto Max, and BC/49 at any BCLC lottery retailer or at PlayNow.com.
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