Proton Station man wins $100K
William Woods of Proton Station has that “6/49 feeling” after winning a LOTTO 6/49 second prize worth $100,047.80 in the December 18, 2019 draw.
William matched five numbers plus the bonus number to win the prize. William also won $5 on his ENCORE selection, bringing his total winnings to $100,052.80.
“This is my first big win,” shared William, a 40-year old construction worker, while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up his cheque. “When I scanned my ticket at the store, it was unbelievable!”
The married father of three plans to invest his winnings into his children's future.
"It feels great," William concluded.
LOTTO 6/49 players in Ontario have won over $12.9 billion in prizes since 1982, including 1,387 jackpot wins and 313 Guaranteed $1 Million Prize draws. LOTTO 6/49 is $3 per play and draws take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
The winning ticket was purchased at Colpepper's Limited on Collingwood Street in Flesherton.