Oklahoma Lottery searching for two lucky winners who became millionaires overnight
Good news for two Oklahoma Lottery players!
Two winning lotto tickets this week made two lucky winners millionaires overnight. They will now go down in history as the 65th and 66th Oklahoma Lottery millionaire winners.
The first Lucky for Life™ top prize-winning ticket was purchased at Coop’s Stop N Shop in Bristow, Oklahoma on December, 3rd. The jackpot winner can choose to receive $1,000 a day for life for a minimum of 20 years, or walk away with the cash option of $5.75 million dollars.
Just 48 hours later, Oklahoma’s first Lotto America™ jackpot-winning ticket was drawn. THe ticket was purchased Saturday, at Love’s Travel Stops in Woodward, Okla. That winner will receive a windfall of $3,500,000 or the cash option of $2.66 million.
“This is our first Lotto America™ jackpot winner and our first Lucky for Life top prize winner,” said Jay Finks, Executive Director of Oklahoma Lottery.
However, the winners have not come forward to claim their windfall yet.
If you played the lottery in Bristow or Woodward this week, go to the Oklahoma Lottery website to see if you are now Oklahoma’s 65th or 66th lottery millionaire winners.
This could be your lucky day!
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Bristow man wins $1,000 a day for life playing Oklahoma Lottery
Posted: Dec 18, 2020 / 09:09 AM CST / Updated: Dec 18, 2020 / 09:09 AM CST
BRISTOW, Okla. (KFOR) – A Bristow man is now Oklahoma’s 65th millionaire.
The man, identified as Jeremiah, stopped by Coop’s Stop N Shop in Bristow on Dec. 3 and bought a Lucky for Life ticket for $2.
Amazingly, he matched all five white balls and the Lucky Ball, making him the top prize winner of $1,000 a day for life, which is a guaranteed $5.75 million payout.
When he checked his ticket online, he couldn’t believe what he was seeing. He called the lottery office.
After the winning numbers were read back to him, he said, “Um, I think I matched those.”
Jeremiah says he plans to use the money to pay off some debt and buy himself a new sports car.
Jeremiah’s prize makes him the 65 th Oklahoma Lottery winner of $1 million or more. Amazingly, Oklahoma’s 66 th millionaire was created just 48 hours later when the winning ticket for Lotto America’s $3.5 million Jackpot was sold in Woodward.A Bristow man is now Oklahoma's 65th millionaire. ]]>