SACRAMENTO - Not one but three lucky California Lottery players are waking up this morning with a little extra money in their pockets. That’s because their Fantasy 5 ticket matched all five numbers in last night’s draw to claim a jackpot prize worth $488,781. Each ticket is worth $162,927.
The first winning ticket was sold at Cig Star, which is located at 2024 East Avenida De Los Arboles in Thousand Oaks. The second winning ticket was sold at 7-Eleven, which is located at 16475 Harbor Boulevard in Fountain Valley. Lastly, the third winning ticket was sold at Pinole Valley Arco, which is located at 2747 Pinole Valley Road in Pinole. The winning numbers are 6, 39, 5, 31 and 38.
The California Lottery reminds winners to sign the back of their tickets, keep tickets in a safe place and contact Lottery officials or visit their local Lottery District Office as soon as possible. Winners have 180 days from the date of the draw to claim prizes.
Fantasy 5 offers some of the best odds of any California Lottery game. A player wins the Fantasy 5 jackpot simply by matching five numbers out of a field of 39. Winning numbers are drawn every day. The top prize starts at $50,000 and increases daily until it is hit. Tickets are $1 and can be purchased from any of the more than 21,000 California Lottery retailers.
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And be sure to participate in the California Lottery’s Fantasy 5 Bonus Bucks promotion. For every purchase of $5 or more of Fantasy 5 on a single ticket you will automatically receive a Fantasy 5 Bonus Bucks code. Enter the code at http://fantasy5.calottery.com/default.aspx to participate in weekly draws for a chance to win cash prizes up to $10,000.