Winning $21 million Lotto 6/49 ticket sold in BC

Aug 15 2016, 6:10 pm

Better check your lottery numbers, you might be $21 million richer.

The winning Lotto 6/49 ticket from Saturday’s draw was sold in BC, says the British Columbia Lottery Corporation, through their online retailer PlayNow.com.

It’s the first time a jackpot this large has been won through a ticket bought online.

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BCLC says the name of the winning ticket holder and the city they reside in will be announced as soon as they step forward.

In case you were wondering, the winning numbers are 3, 4, 15, 17, 38, 47, with a bonus number of 36.

The most recent BC lottery winner was Ian Hirsch of Coquitlam, who won nearly $13 million in a June Lotto 6/49 draw.