$17 Million Jackpot Winning Lottery Ticket Sold In Michigan

WWJ News
August 26, 2019 - 10:43 am
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(WWJ) Check your tickets! A jackpot winning lottery ticket worth millions of dollars was sold in Michigan.

According to the Michigan Lottery, a Michigan Lottery player is a multimillionaire after winning $17 million playing Lotto 47.

The winning ticket -- sold at the Checkered Flag Party Store, located 2015 South M-33 in West Branch -- matched all six Lotto 47 numbers drawn Saturday: 05-15-21-28-38-43. 

West Branch is located along I-75, north of Standish, Michigan. 

This is the second time the game's top prize has been won in 2019. In February, a player won a $2.5 million Lotto 47 jackpot with a ticket bought at the Uptown Bar, located at 8 West Front Street in Monroe. 

The lucky ticket holder from Saturday's drawing should contact the Lottery's Public Relations Division at 517-373-1237 to make an appointment to claim the prize at the Lottery headquarters in Lansing.

Lotto 47 tickets are valid for one year from the drawing date.


Remember, never gamble more than you can afford to lose. Facing a gambling problem can be an overwhelming experience, and who get in over their head feel like there is no way out. If you need help, call The Michigan Problem Gambling Helpline 1-800-270-7117.