Two punters hit Easter Lotto jackpot

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Powerball was not struck (file)

Lotto's First Division prize was won by two lucky punters this weekend.

The winning tickets were bought at Countdown Airport in Auckland and Hastings City New World in Hastings.

Each takes home $500,000.

Strike and Powerball weren't won. Strike's jackpot for Wednesday's draw rises to $500,000, while Powerball hits a cool $7.5 million.