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$300K lottery ticket sold at Loves Park gas station

February 18, 2014
Lottery

By Jim Hagerty
Staff Writer

A local resident could be more than $250,000 richer, as a Loves Park gas station sold a grand-prize winning ticket for the Monday, Feb. 17, Lucky Day Lotto midday drawing, Lotto officials announced Tuesday, Feb. 18.

The winning Quick Pick ticket—worth $300,000—was sold at Loves Park Clark, 5710 N. Second St. Officials said the ticket matched all five numbers: 01, 02, 07, 14  and 26. As of this report, the winner has not come forward to claim the prize.

The Clark station will receive a 1 percent share, $3,000, for selling the ticket.

Since last June, there have been 55 midday grand-prize winners. Lucky Day Lotto drawings happen twice a day, seven days a week. With an average of 40,000 winners each day, most prizes range from $1 to $100. Jackpots start at $100,000.

More information is at illinoislottery.com.

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