Colorado Lottery winner from DenverWednesday December 2nd 2009
A lucky Colorado Lottery winner from Denver matched all 6 numbers in the draw of 25th November to scoop a massive $3.7 Million lottery jackpot. The winning lottery ticket was sold at King Soopers, 18605 Green Valley Ranch Blvd, who will receive a $5,000 bonus. The winning numbers were 8, 13, 17, 21, 34 and 40.
The Colorado Lottery has confirmed that the winning lottery ticket holder has not yet come forward to claim their prize which is worth around $1.85 million in cash, but has until 24th May to do so. So if you purchased a lottery ticket from this store for the draw date above, now may be a good time to check your ticket if you have not already done so.
The odds of winning the jackpot on the Colorado Lottery are around one in 1,245,786 and one in 35 for winning a lottery prize.
The Colorado Lottery retains all of the proceeds from its lottery games to use in Colorado to improve living standards within the state. Since ticket sales began for the Colorado Lottery in 1983, there have been more than 370 million millionaires created and almost $124 million had gone to Denver County from where this winning ticket was purchased.
So if you buy lottery tickets for the Colorado Lottery, check and double check your tickets. You could be the lucky lottery winner sitting on a $3.7 million ticket and not even realise it. A win that could not come at better time considering the economic climate and the time of year.