STATE : Lotto Jackpot Jumps to $12 Million


No one picked all six winning numbers in Wednesday’s Lotto 6-49 drawing of 5, 8, 12, 24, 47 and 23, so Saturday’s prize jackpot will be worth an estimated $12 million, state lottery officials announced today.

Six players picked five of the six numbers plus the bonus number 48. They won $253,319 each. Wednesday’s jackpot for picking all six numbers was $5.75 million.