Lotto Max jackpot: $70 million ticket sold in Toronto
The $70 million Lotto Max jackpot from Tuesday's draw was sold in Toronto, according to the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG).
In addition to the jackpot, other prizes were also won in Ontario, including two Maxmillions prizes for $1 million each, with tickets sold in Toronto and the city's Etobicoke area.
Additionally, two Lotto Max second prize wins, each worth $625,178.40, were won on tickets sold in Timiskaming/Cochrane District and Simcoe County.
OLG is reminding lottery players that they can check their tickets from home on OLG.ca, by using the OLG App on their mobile device, signing up on OLG.ca for winning number email alerts or by calling the WIN! Line at 416-870-8946 (Toronto area) or toll free at 1-866-891-8946 (outside Toronto area).
Since its launch in September 2009, Lotto Max players in Ontario have won over $7 billion, including 92 jackpot wins and 752 Maxmillions prizes.
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