The winner of last week's midweek Lotto jackpot of over €2.8 million has made contact with the National Lottery.
The winning ticket was sold in Martin Murphy's Newsagents in Ballinrobe, amd is worth 2 million, 824 thousand, 437 euro.
This evening, a National Lottery spokesperson confirmed to Midwest News that they have been contacted by the lucky ticketholder, and arrangements are now being made to pay out the cheque.
No further details of the winner have been provided.
This was the 3rd Lotto jackpot winning ticket sold at Martin Murphy's newsagents, and the 59th Lotto jackpot won in Co Mayo since the game started in 1988.