After Lotto Texas dry spell, East Texans hope to win $72 million jackpot

By Whitney Grunder - bio | email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE)- The estimated jackpot for Wednesday's Texas Lotto is $72 million.

The last time someone matched all numbers for the jackpot in Lotto Texas, was October 21st.

Area gas stations tell us, the size of the jackpot influences how many tickets they sell. Wednesday, they saw a spike, with $72 million on the line.

Click on the video link to find out how willing East Texans were to take their chances in hopes of winning big.

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