London, Ont., resident Amanda David is now $1-million richer after winning the Maxmillions prize in the June 7 Lotto Max draw.
“This is my first major win,” shared David while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up her winnings. “I play a mixture of quick picks and my own numbers.”
David said that she discovered her big win while checking her ticket at the store.
“I was shocked – I had to let it sink in,” she said. “I told my best friend, and they were surprised and happy for me.”
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According to OLG, she plans to save, pay some bills and help her children with her winnings.
Lotto Max players in Ontario have won at least $7.2 billion since 2009, including 93 jackpot wins and 776 Maxmillions prizes across the province.