SEGUIN, Texas (Texas Lottery) — A Seguin, Texas, resident claimed a $47 million estimated annuitized jackpot prize for the Lotto Texas® drawing held on Sept. 30.
The cash value option was selected at the time of purchase and the claimant received $39,767,339.23. The claimant elected to remain anonymous.
The winning ticket matched all six of the numbers drawn (4-11-16-19-27-30). The ticket was purchased at Pic N Pac 10, located at 109 Highway 123 N. Bypass, in Seguin.
The winning prize started as a $5 million estimated annuitized jackpot on Jan. 18 and rolled a record 73 times before it was won by the Seguin resident. At the time of the Sept. 30 drawing, the $47 million jackpot was the second-largest lottery prize up for grabs in the world and was the largest Lotto Texas prize available to play for since the May 29, 2010 drawing when the game boasted a $97 million jackpot. This is the first Lotto Texas jackpot winner of more than $30 million since the May 16, 2018 drawing, when a $30.25 million estimated annuitized jackpot prize was claimed by a Houston resident.
The next Lotto Texas drawing will be held Wednesday, Oct. 21. The advertised jackpot prize for the drawing is set at an estimated annuitized $6.25 million.
Lotto Texas is played by picking six numbers from one to 54 and offers multimillion-dollar jackpots. Drawings are every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:12 p.m. CT. For $1 more per play, a player can select the Extra! add-on feature and win up to $10,000 more on non-jackpot prizes.
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