$100,000 windfall in Fort McMurray
April 2 was a day that Amanuel Yirdaw will never forget. When Yirdaw scanned his ticket for the April 1 WESTERN MAX draw using the Lotto Spot! App the day after the draw, he couldn’t believe his screen: He had won $100,000!.
“I cried,” he said, “I’m feeling so blessed.”
Yirdaw plans on using his recent windfall to purchase a new home.
He won by six of the seven numbers plus the bonus number for the April 1 WESTERN MAX draw - 16, 22, 26, 27, 32, 34, 39, and Bonus 35.
The winner purchased his ticket from the 7-Eleven food store located at 10002 Franklin Avenue in Fort McMurray on March 31.
“It feels very nice. I’m so grateful,” Yirdaw added.