$5.5m for Canterbury Powerball winner

Photo: File
Photo: File
One lucky person from Canterbury won $5.5 million after winning Powerball and Lotto First Division last night.

The person, who bought the ticket through the MyLotto app, scooped $5 million from Powerball First Division and $500,000 from Lotto First Division in Wednesday night’s draw. 

Another player also won $500,000 in First Division after buying a ticket at Mayfield Superette in Auckland.

Lotto winners should phone 0800 695 6886 to find out the best way to claim their prize.



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