Stephanie Kell won $1 million on the $100 Ultimate Instant scratch ticket.

Stephanie Kell of Tweed is $1 million richer after winning with INSTANT ULTIMATE (Game #2397). Stephanie is one of the top prize winners from the draw held on January 4, 2024.

Stephanie, 32, says this is her first major win.

“I’m not a regular lottery player. I normally reach for the ULTIMATE ticket during the holiday season. I was cleaning my kitchen when I remembered to check my tickets on the OLG app. I completely froze when I saw the amount,” she shared while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up her winnings.

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“I ran out to the garage to tell my husband. He couldn’t believe it,” Stephanie said. “We were both so shocked and in disbelief!”

She plans to pay off some bills and invest her win.

INSTANT ULTIMATE was available for $100 a play with 40 $1 million top prizes drawn on January 4, 2024. The odds of winning any prize were 1 in 3.55. Visit the INSTANT page on OLG.ca for more information on this and other great games.

The winning ticket was purchased at Petro Canada on Highway 62 in Belleville.

OLG supports safe play and wants to keep the fun in the game. That’s why OLG is proud to be a leader in promoting responsible gambling with our globally recognized PlaySmart program.

This is a press release supplied by the OLG.

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