A winning Wild Card 2 ticket purchased in ND for the Wednesday, December 18 draw hit the jackpot by matching all five white balls and the Wild Card, making it worth $673,574.
The winning numbers were 2, 9, 14, 22, 30 and the Wild Card was the Queen of Diamonds.
The lucky ticket was sold at the Pit Stop, 386 21st Street West, in Dickinson. This is the second Wild Card 2 jackpot winner in North Dakota this year. The last Wild Card 2 jackpot winner was a $240,000 winner on March 16, 2013. That ticket was sold at Gordy’s C-Store, in Mapleton, to an anonymous winner from Argusville. To date, the North Dakota Lottery has had 17 Wild Card 2 jackpot winners. The Wild Card 2 jackpot starts at $200,000 and players get 2 plays for $1.
There was also a $10,000 Powerball winner from the December 18 draw. The $10,000 winning ticket was sold at HiWay Service, 204 6th Street SW, in Hankinson. “North Dakota Lottery players had a lucky day of big winnings including a Wild Card 2 ticket worth over a half million dollars. We encourage players to promptly check their numbers and sign the back of their tickets,” said Randy Miller, director of the North Dakota Lottery. Winners have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prize.
The Wild Card 2 jackpot for the Saturday, December 21 draw is estimated at $200,000. For winning numbers and other information on the North Dakota Lottery, go to www.lottery.nd.gov.