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Spain's Christmas lottery delivers almost one million euros in prizes to Mijas

Celebrations in Mijas.
Celebrations in Mijas. / ÑITO SALAS
  • 150 winning tickets with a share of a fifth prize were sold in the town and another ten in Coín

A fifth-prize-winning number, 28674, should help guarantee a merry Christmas in Mijas after 150 of the national lottery tickets were sold in the town.

Spain's Christmas lottery delivers almost one million euros in prizes to Mijas

/ ÑITO SALAS

The lucky number has delivered a total of 900,000 euros in winnings (6,000 euros each) to 'décimo' tickets sold in the Costa del Sol town and a further 60,000 euros for a complete series of ten sold in the La Trocha shopping centre in Coín.

The big one, the El Gordo first prize - worth 400,000 euros per décimo went to the number 72897, with more than a thousand prize-winners across Andalucía.