Lotto ticket worth almost €250,000 sold in Ballymote, Co. Sligo yesterday

A winning lotto ticket was sold in Ballymote Co. Sligo.

The National Lottery are asking people in the region to check their tickets after a player won last nights Lotto Match 5 + Bonus prize of €245,371.

The winning ticket was sold yesterday at SuperValu on Lord Edward St. in Ballymote; the winning numbers were: 16, 21, 24, 30, 31, 43 and the bonus 46.

The lucky player came close to winning the jackpot of €4.4m which now rolls over to €5m.