An 85-year-old Donegal man has won €500,000 in the latest Euromillions Plus draw.

Charlie Meehan who comes from the Manorcunningham area bought the lucky ticket in Barclay’s Newsagents in Raphoe. The ticket was a Quick Pick and was bought on Tuesday.

A spokesperson from the National Lottery confirmed to Donegal Now that the winner had been in touch.

“We always suggest to winners that they get some financial and legal advice before collecting their ticket,” said the spokesperson. “This winner has spoken to us and is going to do that. They will then make an appointment to collect their winnings.”


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