Winning â¬4.4m Lotto jackpot ticket sold in Donegal
One lucky Donegal Lotto player has won an incredible â¬4.4m in Saturday night's draw.
The winner scooped the â¬4,434,944 jackpot when their lucky numbers 1, 2, 7, 33, 34, 40 and the bonus number 6 came up in tonight's draw.
The huge jackpot had been rolling over since December 23.
The winning ticket was sold in the northwest of the country, according to the National Lottery. RTE reports that the quick pick ticket was purchased in Lifford, Co. Donegal.
A spokesperson for the National Lottery said that this is a "fantastic way" for the winner to start the new year.
The National Lottery have urged ticket holders in the north west of the country to check their numbers to see if they have won.
And another fortunate player will also be celebrating after winning a cool â¬283,274 by matching five numbers and the bonus number.Source: Google News