BC ticket takes $50-million Lotto Max jackpot on fifth draw for big prize

Lotto MaxThe Canadian Press

TORONTO - There is one winning ticket for the $50-million jackpot in Friday night’s Lotto Max draw. It was purchased somewhere in British Columbia.

The giant jackpot had gone unclaimed for four earlier draws.

Also up for grabs last night were 50 MaxMillions prizes of $1-million each, and claims are being made on 17 of them.

The jackpot for next Friday’s draw will be about $43-million.

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