OAK LAWN, Ill. – One lucky winner may begin his or her 2016 much richer than before.
According to the Illinois Lottery, a winning $700,000 Lucky Day Lotto ticket was sold at the Citgo gas station at 6801 W. 87th Street in Oak Lawn, Ill., on New Year’s Eve.
The ticket matched all five numbers: 01, 05, 20, 24 and 39. The Illinois Lottery is encouraging the winner to sign the back of the ticket and keep it in a safe place.
The gas station will receive a bonus of $7,000 for selling a winning ticket.