(Pierre) - A lottery ticket sold in Webster is worth $378,068 after last night’s drawing. The lucky ticket is the single jackpot winner in the multi-state Wild Card 2 lotto game.
The winning numbers for the Saturday, March 14th Wild Card 2 lotto drawing are: 05, 06, 19, 29, 30 and the wild card was the Queen of Diamonds.
Lottery director Norm Lingle said the ticket holder should sign the back of the ticket immediately, put it in a safe place and contact the Lottery office in Pierre (605-773-5770) or Sioux Falls (605-367-5840) to make arrangements to validate the ticket and claim the prize.
The winner has 180 days to claim the prize.
This is the seventh time the Wild Card 2 jackpot has been won in South Dakota. Curt and Cheryl Ness of Brookings were the most recent South Dakota jackpot winners. The couple won $698,933 in the November 15, 2008 drawing.
Wild Card 2 is played in South Dakota, North Dakota, Montana, and Idaho. Players pick five numbers from 1 to 31 and a face card, and get two plays for $1. The odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 1,359,288.