Belfast Telegraph

One very very lucky Irish person just won £75m Euromillions jackpot

By Louise Kelly

An Irish punter has just won the Euromillions lottery.

The draw on Tuesday January 24 is worth a total of €88,587,275, or £75m.

According to the Irish National Lottery, there has been just one Irish winner of the whopping jackpot.

The jackpot was scooped with a match of five numbers and two stars - numbers 01, 05, 07, 17, 23.

It is not yet known where exactly in Ireland the winning ticket was sold.

There have been nine Euromillions winners in Ireland so far, the biggest being Dolores McNamara from Limerick in 2005, who won over €115m or £98m.

Irish Independent


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