Someone in Wigan, in the Greater Manchester area, is a newly minted millionaire; and they probably don't even know it yet.
Lottery operators are urging all lotto players from Wigan to check their pockets, wallets and behind their sofas; because among the lotto players of Wigan is an unknowing winner. And not it's not just minor win. but rather an incredible £1 million windfall!
The jackpot was won on a Lotto Millionaire Raffle game, players are automatically entered into this raffle when they buy their tickets. Unique codes are generated for each ticket that is entered into this raffle.
The lucky winner has until August 27th to come forward and claim their jackpot prize.
A spokesperson for the lottery has told news outlets, "We’re urging everyone who bought a Lotto ticket in this area to check their old tickets again or look anywhere a missing ticket could be hiding.”
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