LANSING, March 28, 2011 – An anonymous winner traveled to Lansing on Monday to claim half of the March 26, 2011 Classic Lotto 47 jackpot. The lucky winner walked away with over $2.5 million!
The winning easy-pick ticket was purchased at Meijer #68, 37201 Warren Rd., in Westland.
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