PEI's newest $1 million lottery winner is from New Brunswick

Summerside, PEI's newest lottery winner is actually from Marysville, New Brunswick.

Atlantic Lottery Corporation announced on Tuesday that the winner of the 1 million dollar prize from the February 28th Atlantic 49 draw, is Darren Shannon.

Shannon works in the trucking industry and purchased his winning ticket in at the Reads Corner Esso in Summerside during one of his trips to the Island.

His ticket is the third million-dollar prize sold in Summerside since November.