$5-million 6/49 winner sold on Mountain
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Jul 03, 2014  |  Vote 0    0

$5-million 6/49 winner sold on Mountain

Hamilton Mountain News

After about 30 years of playing Lotto 6/49, Gary J. Collicutt finally won the jackpot.

The Hamilton resident won $5 million in the June 28 draw.

“I first checked my ticket on the self-checker. I thought I wasn’t reading the numbers right. I figured I won $500, $5,000 or $50,000,” he said while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to claim his prize.

“I went to another store to check the ticket again and the true amount of $5,000,000 was verified.”

Collicutt said he plans to help family with the money and take a trip to Hawaii.

The winning ticket was purchased at Mohawk Gas and Variety on Upper Sherman Avenue.

Collicutt also won $2 for matching the last number on Encore.

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