OKLAHOMA LOTTERY IS SEEKING $6.78M JACKPOT WINNER
HOT LOTTO TICKET SOLD IN NORMAN
Oklahoma City (Nov. 11, 2009) – There’s a winner somewhere! The Oklahoma Lottery is looking for the owner of a winning jackpot ticket from Saturday’s Hot Lotto drawing worth $6.78 million. The winning ticket was purchased at the Homeland at 1100 West Main Street in Norman using one of the Lottery’s self-service vending machines.
The numbers drawn were 7, 9, 18, 21, 33 and the Hot Ball number was 8. The owner of the winning ticket will be the third Hot Lotto Jackpot winner in Oklahoma. In 2008, Oklahoma City resident Steve Trimble won $3.8M and Henryetta resident James Nunn won $2.15M.
Winners have 180 days from the day of the drawing to claim their prize at the Oklahoma Lottery Headquarters, located at 3817 N. Santa Fe in Oklahoma City. Players should note that the Oklahoma Lottery will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 11, in honor of Veteran’s Day.
About the Oklahoma Lottery
Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $300 million has been contributed to education since November 2005 with funds directed to the higher education capital bond issue and funds directed to the Oklahoma Education Lottery Trust Fund (OELTF). The Oklahoma Legislature appropriates the OELTF.
Proceeds are used statewide to supplement existing funds for a variety of important education purposes, including: teacher compensation and benefits, early childhood development programs, college scholarships, classroom technology and construction of educational facilities.
For more information about the Oklahoma Lottery, please visit www.lottery.ok.gov.