Three friends from Victoria have claimed their $3.6 million prize from Saturday’s 6/49 draw.
Mary Grills, Bev Allaire and Trish Little are co-workers from Saanich Peninsula Hospital.
They claimed their prize at the BC Lottery Office in Vancouver today.
More details to come.
One of two winning tickets for the $7.2-million jackpot in Saturday night’s Lotto 6-49 draw was sold in Victoria.
The other was purchased in Winnipeg.
Each ticket is worth $3.6-million.
The lottery’s grand prize was last won Feb. 20, when a ticket worth $22-million was held by someone in British Columbia.
The jackpot for the next 6-49 draw on Wednesday night will be approximately $5-million.
source: Canadian Press