The £169million Euromillions jackpot has been won tonight and the winning ticket was purchased in the UK – making a lucky punter one of the biggest ever lottery winners in the country.
Euromillions.com reports: “A EuroMillions player in the UK has pocketed £169 million after matching all the winning numbers on Tuesday 8th October.”
This makes the lucky ticket holder one of the biggest EuroMillions winners of all time.
“It was quickly announced that the winning entry was sold in the UK, and the wait will now begin for the player to come forward and claim their money. They will also have to decide whether to go public or stay anonymous.
Tonight’s winning numbers were 7, 10, 15, 44, 49 and the lucky stars were 3 and 12.