STATE : 2 Tickets Share $5.4-Million Pot

From Times Wire Services

Two tickets had all six numbers to share a $5.4-million jackpot in the California Lottery’s “Lotto 6-53" game, lottery officials said today.

A ticket bought in Monterey and another bought in San Francisco will each receive $2.7 million.

Seven tickets had five numbers including the bonus to each win $75,629. The tickets were bought in Sacramento, Stockton, Santa Clara, Los Angeles, North Hollywood, Sylmar and Hollywood.

There were 288 tickets with five numbers to win $1,838 each, and 12,193 tickets had four of six to each win $39. There were 186,237 tickets with three of six worth $5 per winner.


Wednesday’s jackpot was estimated at $4 million.