Hamilton mother inches closer to millionaire after top prize in Lightning Lotto game

Published April 8, 2021 at 7:09 pm


A mother of three from Hamilton won the top prize in OLG’s Lightning Lotto game.

Sonia Wilson won $973,540.80 by matching all five numbers on one line.

The top prize starts at $125,000 and grows with ticket sales.

The 53-year-old said she shared the good news with those close to her.

“My close friends and family were very happy for me,” she smiled.

Sonia hasn’t made any plans for her windfall yet.

With Lightning Lotto, each $2 Quick Pick consists of three lines of five numbers from 1 to 49.

The winning ticket was purchased at Always Convenience on Main Street in Hamilton.

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