One Euro Millions lottery ticket wins €126M jackpot (US$170M).
One lucky lottery ticket from Spain matched 5 lotto numbers plus the two Lucky Stars in May 8th Euro Millions drawing to win a massive jackpot of €126 Million (US$170 Million).
The huge prize was the result of six successive drawings without a winner.
The winning ticket, worth €126,231,764 (US$170,198,287), was sold in a central Madrid lottery sales office.
The winner has not yet been revealed, as to be expected. Government lottery offices normally recommend that lottery winners take some time to receive financial counseling and make proper arrangements.
Previous Euro Millions winners include two French citizens and a Portuguese national who shared €183.5 Million (US$246 Million) in Feb. 2006, and Irish resident Dolores McNamara who collected €115 Million (US$154 Million) in July 2005.