$11.71 Million Hot Lotto Ticket Is Sold In Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Hot Lotto ticket worth $11.71 million was sold in Anoka County.
This is the eleventh Hot Lotto jackpot won in Minnesota and the largest.
The game is played in 15 states and the District of Columbia.
Also, the lottery pays the required federal and state withholding taxes on the prize for this game - totaling more than 32 percent.
Players choose five numbers from 1 to 47 and one Hot Lotto number from 1 to 19.
Saturday night's numbers were 1-2-3-25-30 and the Hot Ball of 19.
Along with Minnesota, the game is played in Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, West Virginia and Washington, D.C.