Lucky Week in Illinois: 4 Lucky Day Lotto Jackpots Won!
Park Ridge, Stockton, Winthrop Harbor, and Illinois Lottery Online Players Win Prizes This Week
PARK RIDGE – If you recently bought a Lucky Day Lotto ticket, you may want to check it right away! The Lucky Day Lotto jackpot was hit four times in the past two weeks creating five new winners in Illinois.
On the Saturday, July 11, evening drawing, two winning tickets split the $1.3 million jackpot, each receiving a prize amount of $650,000. Both of the winning tickets were sold at Shell, 1200 W. Touhy Ave., in Park Ridge.
The retailer will receive a bonus of $13,000 (one percent of the prize amount) for selling the winning tickets. Bob A., the supervisor at Shell, is excited about this win since it is the largest win for the store and Lucky Day Lotto is one of their customers’ favorite games. Bob said, “I’m looking forward to sharing this win and bonus with the rest of the staff.”
On the Tuesday, July 14 evening drawing a lucky Illinois Lottery online player won the $350,000 Lucky Day Lotto jackpot prize. The winning ticket was sold online through the Illinois Lottery website.
On the Thursday, July 16 midday drawing one player from Stockton took home the $200,000 Lucky Day Lotto jackpot. The winning ticket was sold at Stockton Travel Center in Stockton.
The most recent win was on the Tuesday, July 21 midday drawing for the $550,000 jackpot. The winner purchased the ticket at ABS Illinois in Winthrop Harbor.
The Illinois Lottery urges the lucky winners to sign the back of their tickets, keep it in a safe place, and call 1-800-252-1775 for more information on how to claim their prize. Guidelines for mailing in prize claims are available at: illinoislottery.com/winning.
Winners have one year from the date of the winning draw in which to claim their prize. Lucky Day Lotto is played twice a day, seven days a week. For more information or to buy tickets online, please visit illinoislottery.com.
About the Illinois Lottery:
Founded in 1974, the Illinois Lottery has contributed over $21 billion (since 1985) to the state’s Common School Fund to assist K-12 public schools, as well as hundreds of millions of dollars to the Capital Projects Fund and to special causes like homelessness prevention, Illinois Veterans services, the fight against breast cancer, MS research, Special Olympics, police memorials and assistance for people living with HIV/AIDS. In addition to playing in-store, the Illinois Lottery offers online and mobile play for all draw-based Illinois Lottery games at illinoislottery.com. Players must be at least 18 years old.