KANATA RESIDENT WINS $250,000 WITH INSTANT CROSSWORD DELUXE
Toronto, ON – Theresa Monette of Kanata is celebrating after winning a $250,000 top prize with INSTANT CROSSWORD DELUXE (Game #2279).
Theresa, a mother of two and grandmother of three, said when she discovered her win, she had to count the number of zeroes over and over. “I was shocked and surprised!” she shared while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up her win. “My husband was much calmer when I told him the news,” she said.
Theresa said she plans to take a trip and help her kids with her winnings. “It feels great!” she concluded.
OLG is booking in-person prize claim appointments at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto. We strongly encourage those with claims between $1,000 and $49,999.90 to submit them online or mail them in. Submitting claims online is fast and secure. Customers with prizes over $50,000 are asked to call 1-800-38ac7-0098 to discuss available prize claim options.
INSTANT CROSSWORD DELUXE is available for $10 a play and the top prize is $250,000. Odds of winning any prize are 1 in 3.45.
The winning ticket was purchased at Esso on the Run on Terry Fox Drive in Kanata.
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