NEYAASHIINIGMIING RESIDENT WINS $250,000 TOP PRIZE WITH INSTANT 25X MULTIPLIER
TORONTO, ON – Lauren Watson of Neyaashiinigmiing is $250,000 richer after winning with INSTANT 25X MULTIPLIER (Game #2321).
Lauren, a 33-year-old mother of one, said she plays the lottery fairly regularly and enjoys playing the new INSTANT tickets that come out.
“I was sitting in the Tim Horton’s drive through line playing my ticket when I realized I won big,” she shared while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up her winnings. “I couldn’t believe it. When I scanned it using the OLG App and it said Big Winner, I was so happy I was screaming,” she laughed.
Lauren said her spouse, who was sitting next to her, didn’t believe it at the time. “It was unbelievable – life changing,” she said.
Lauren plans to purchase new cars, complete some home renovations, help her parents, and save some for her daughter.
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 1-800-387-0098 to discuss available prize claim options.
INSTANT 25X MULTIPLIER is available for $10 and the top prize is $250,000. Odds of winning any prize are 1 in 3.44. Visit the INSTANT page on OLG.ca for more information on this and other great games.
The winning ticket was purchased at Petro Canada on Berford Street in Wiarton.
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