Lotto 6/49 unclaimed tickets: Two winners totalling $11,580,839 are up for claims in Ontario and Western Canada

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Toronto, Canada - August 13, 2019: OLG Prize centre in Toronto, Canada. Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation is a Crown corporation owned by the Government of Ontario.

Two winning tickets, one sold in Ontario and one sold in Western Canada, are out there to claim the Oct. 6 $11,580,839 million Lotto 6/49 jackpot.

The Ontario ticket worth $5,790,419.90 was sold in Ottawa.

There were also two Lotto 6/49 second-prize winning tickets worth $107,477.30 each sold in Brampton and Oshawa, Ont., and one winning Encore ticket worth $100,000 sold in Middlesex County.

Ontario lottery players who win prizes over $50,000 are asked to call 1-800-387-0098 to discuss available prize claim options. Prize claims up to $49,999.90 should continue to be submitted by mail.

Lottery tickets purchased in Ontario can be check online at OLG.ca, by using the OLG App, signing up for email alerts or by calling 416-870-8946 (Toronto area) or toll free at 1-866-891-8946.

Lotto 6/49 players in Ontario have won over $13.4 billion in prizes since 1982, including 1,409 jackpot wins and 388 Guaranteed $1 Million Prize draws. The game is $3 per play and draws take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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If you're looking to take a break from gambling, self-exclusion programs can be effective tools. See here for resources that are available across Canada.

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