ONE lucky Limerick man is half a million euro richer this Thursday after winning big in the EuroMillions Plus draw.
The man, who wishes to remain anonymous, picked up the cheque for a cool €500,000 today at National Lottery offices in Dublin.
“I found out yesterday,” he said. “In my mind I thought it was a big prize but I didn’t believe it until I called the Lottery and the lady confirmed it was half a million - and I said thank you very much!”
The winner bought his lucky €3 Quick Pick ticket in Breda Cosgrove’s shop on the Hyde Road. He won the top prize in last Tuesday night’s EuroMillions Plus draw.
“I’m going to buy a new car – the one I have is grand but I’ve always wanted a top of the range one. I’ve just been window shopping until now – now I can open the door and come in!” he laughed.
Meanwhile, a guaranteed jackpot of €100m in Friday night’s EuroMillions Super Draw will have punters licking their lips.
To be in with a chance to bring your dreams to life, be sure to purchase your ticket before 7:30pm tomorrow evening.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.