Someone in the Midlands has come forward to claim the massive €6.4 million Lotto jackpot 1 year ago

Someone in the Midlands has come forward to claim the massive €6.4 million Lotto jackpot

We're not jealous at all...

The €6,489,165 Lotto jackpot winner from the draw on Saturday 22 May has come forward, with arrangements now being made for the lucky punter to claim their prize.

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The Midlands winner purchased their ticket at the Applegreen service station located just off the M6/N6 motorway in the Arcadia Retail Park in Athlone in Westmeath.

A National Lottery spokesperson said in a statemement: “We are delighted to confirm that the Lotto winner who scooped the €6.4 million jackpot on Saturday 22 May has made contact with our prize claims team.

"We are now in the process of making arrangements for the jackpot prize to be paid.”

The Athlone win marked the first of three consecutive Lotto jackpot wins over the course of three weekends.

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Following the €6,489,165 win on 22 May, a player in Cork scooped the €2,469,871 jackpot on 29 May after purchasing their ticket at O’Connell’s Foodstore in the seaside town of Myrtleville.

The third Lotto jackpot win came on 5 June when an online player in Galway won the €2,475,303 jackpot.

Looking ahead, the Lotto jackpot for Saturday, 3 July is set to roll to an estimated €5 million.