Lotto: Lucky player from Tasman district wins $1 million

A lucky Lotto player scored a cool $1 million with first division on Wednesday night.

The winning ticket was sold on MyLotto to a player from the Tasman district.

Powerball wasn't struck on Wednesday night meaning it rolls over to Saturday, when the jackpot will be $5 million. Strike also rolled over to $600,000.

Wednesday's numbers: 1, 5, 16, 21, 31, 34. Bonus ball: 40. Powerball: 4. Strike: 34, 5, 1, 31.