"It's been a fantastic year for UK EuroMillions players with an awesome five jackpot wins".
A EuroMillions player from the United Kingdom has taken out the massive £169 million jackpot after their numbers all matched up.
He added that it had "been a fantastic year" for UK EuroMillions players, with five jackpot wins.
It with a possibility of multiple millionaires across the entire EuroMillions community.
National Lottery operator Camelot said the £170,221,000.00 jackpot was won by a single ticket-holder on Tuesday. "Three lucky United Kingdom players each won £1.8m".
The winning numbers were 4 5 14 15 and 16.
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Mr Carter said: "If the jackpot isn't won on Tuesday, it will roll down into the next prize tier where there is at least one victor".
Andy Carter, senior winners' adviser at the National Lottery, said: "One incredibly lucky ticket-holder has scooped tonight's enormous £170m Euromillions jackpot".
"If the jackpot is won, it could make the UK's biggest ever victor".
Apart from France, EuroMillions tickets can be bought in in Austria, Belgium, Britain, Ireland, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland.
The winning numbers on Friday were 06, 09, 35, 41 and 44, with Lucky Stars 06 and 09.
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