Lucky Week in Illinois: Two Jackpots Won Online
BENSON – If you bought a Lucky Day Lotto ticket on the Illinois Lottery app you may want to check your email right away! The Illinois Lottery sold two Lucky Day Lotto winning tickets through the Illinois Lottery app and website last week.
In the Monday, June 8, midday drawing, one lucky app player won the $500,000 jackpot. The winning ticket matched all five numbers – 06 - 07 - 28 - 33 - 39 – to win the jackpot. More than 14,000 other prizes, ranging from $1 to $200, were won this Lucky Day Lotto drawing. In all, players won more than $533,000 in this drawing.
In Benson, IL, one lucky online player won the $200,000 jackpot in the Tuesday, June 9, evening drawing. The winning ticket matched all five numbers – 05 - 07 - 10 - 28 - 39 – to win the jackpot. More than 17,000 other prizes, ranging from $1 to $200, were won this Lucky Day Lotto drawing. In all, players won more than $245,000 in this drawing.
These latest wins build on the over $6 million in prizes that Lucky Day Lotto online players have won through Illinois Lottery app and website this year.
The Illinois Lottery was the first lottery in the U.S. to offer online and mobile play. Eligible players can play all draw-based games online, including Lucky Day Lotto, by downloading the Illinois Lottery app on their Android or iOS smartphones or by visiting illinoislottery.com. Lucky Day Lotto is played twice a day, seven days a week.
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.