THE WINNING Lotto Jackpot ticket of nearly €6m was purchased in Limerick city on Friday, the National Lottery announced this Sunday morning.
The lucky Limerick Lotto player hit the jackpot after purchasing the ticket at the General Post Office on Cecil Street in Limerick.
This is the second time in a year that Limerick city has scooped a multi-million euro jackpot in a year, and in three months.
Friday night’s mega win is worth exactly €5,868,553, the National Lottery said this weekend.
It is 11th Lotto jackpot won this year, with total winnings of a mega €65 million so far this year.
The winning Lotto numbers were: 04, 16, 18, 24, 32, 35 and the bonus number was 46.
Speaking on the latest Lotto jackpot win, Dermot Griffin, CEO of the National Lottery said: “We’re advising all of our Limerick Lotto players to check their tickets this morning to find out if they have won this life-changing prize.
"If you are the lucky ticket holder or holders, sign the back of the ticket and contact the National Lottery Prize Claims Team on 01 836 4444.I am looking forward to welcoming the winner into the Winners Room in Lotto HQ soon”.
In early September, another lucky Limerick Lotto player took home €2.9m after purchasing the winning ticket at Coughlan’s Gala store on Quinlan Street, just a few blocks from the GPO.