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$50K Lotto ticket sold in Willow Springs Wednesday

Published: Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 5:31 p.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 5:36 p.m. CDT
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A lucky Speedway customer in Willow Springs won $50,000 in a Lucky Day Lotto drawing Feb. 12.

WILLOW SPRINGS – We have a winner!

A lucky customer of a Speedway gas station located at 8424 Willow Springs Road will be $50,000 richer after coming forward to claim the ticket, the Illinois Lottery announced on Thursday in a news release.

The Lucky Day Lotto ticket was purchased by a customer of the gas station on Wednesday night when the customer matched all five numbers – 03, 05, 06, 08 and 13 – in the Wednesday night drawing.

The retailer will also receive a bonus of $500, 1 percent of the prize amount, for selling the winning ticket.

A second winning ticket was also purchased at Loop Tavern, 1610 W. Chicago Ave. in Chicago on Wednesday.

Jackpots for Lucky Day Lotto start at $100,000 and are held twice a day, seven days a week with an average of 40,000 winners every day, according to the release.

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