Winning tickets sold in Quebec and BC for Saturday night's Lotto 649 jackpot

Lotto 649 tickets are shown in Toronto in on December 2, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Richard Plume

Two winning tickets were sold for the jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw -- one in Quebec and the other in British Columbia.

Each ticket is worth $4.2 million.

The draw's guaranteed $1 million prize also went to a lottery player in B.C.

The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Jan. 27 will be approximately $5 million.

-- this report from The Canadian Press was first published Jan. 24, 2021.

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