Lotto winner snaps up $7 million in Timaru

The winning ticket was sold in Timaru. File photo
The winning ticket was sold in Timaru. File photo

A lucky Timaru shopper won a whopping $7 million in last night's Lotto draw.

The winning ticket, which was sold at Timaru Pak'n Save, was made up of $6m from Powerball first division and $1m from Lotto first division.

Strike Four was also hit last night, with a player from Huntly taking home $341,664. This winning ticket was sold at the Bookshop and Lotto in the Waikato town.

Last night's wins come after a Hamilton couple took home $7.5m with a Powerball first division win on Wednesday, December 30.

The duty manager at Timaru Pak'n Save declined to comment, referring inquiries to the store owner who could not immediately be contacted.

- NZ Herald

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