Brit Wins Europe’s Biggest Ever Lottery Jackpot – $260 Million! (Video)

A single British ticket holder has scooped the biggest ever lottery jackpot in Europe, winning a staggering £161 million ($ 259.5) in the Euromillions draw.

The winning numbers were 17, 19, 38, 42 and 45, and the Lucky Stars were 9 and 10, which authorities say had odds of 116 million to one, reports The Telegraph.

The exact amount to be claimed by the winner is £161,653,000.00 while two other UK-based lottery players also won £1.7 million after matching five numbers and one Lucky Star.