The jackpot in the first-ever Timmins and District Hospital Foundation 50-50 draw was way beyond what anyone expected.

When ticket sales wrapped up last night, the jackpot was at $219,352.

The foundation says the winner has been notified, and more information will be made public when he, she or they collect the prize in coming days.

Tickets are now of sale for the October draw.

50-50 draw

Winning ticket A-2508830

Jackpot: $219,352