26 March 2018
By Bryan Smyth
The National Lottery has confirmed that the holder of the massive €5,685,384 Lotto Jackpot ticket sold in Co. Cork has made contact.
The winning Quick Pick ticket for Saturday’s (24th March) Lotto jackpot was sold at the Centra Store in Crosshaven, Co Cork on the day of the draw.
This is the 173rd jackpot to be won in Cork since the Lotto game was launched in 1988. In total, Cork’s Lotto jackpot winners have shared over €250 million in jackpot prizes alone.
A National Lottery spokesperson said: “We can confirm that we have been contacted by the ticketholder and arrangements are being made for the claim to be made.”