A lucky Michigan Lottery player who bought a Lotto 47 ticket in Monroe is millionaire after winning the game’s $1.8 million jackpot.
The winning ticket matched all six Lotto 47 numbers drawn Wednesday: 01-19-23-35-37-38. The winning ticket was bought at the Stop and Run, located at 2062 South Custer Road in Monroe. This is the sixth time in 2017 a player has won the Lotto 47 jackpot.
The lucky ticket holder from Wednesday’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.
Each Lotto 47 play is only $1. Players select six numbers from one to 47 for a chance to win a jackpot starting at $1 million and that grows until someone wins it. For an additional $1 per game, players may add EZMatch to their ticket for a chance to win up to $500 instantly. Lotto 47 drawings take place on Wednesday and Saturday at 7:29 p.m. Tickets may be purchased until 7:08 p.m. on the day of the drawing.