NI man scoops €250,000 in Irish lotto

It is believed the man bought the winning ticket in Donegal last week.
It is believed the man bought the winning ticket in Donegal last week.

A man from Northern Ireland has won €250,000 in the Irish lotto.

The man, who is from Co. Londonderry, has asked to remain anonymous.

The man is though to have bought the winning ticket in Kirkland’s Wee Shop in Moville, Co. Donegal last week.

This is not the first time someone from Londonderry has scooped a fortune in a lottery.

Londonderry man Ryan Magee famously won £6.4 million in the EuroMillions draw in 2008.