TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA)—A Tampa woman is $1 million richer after she hit the jackpot playing a Florida Lottery scratch-off game.
Shirley Mapp, 49, won the $1 million prize in the $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC Scratch-Off game and chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $710,000.00, according to a news release.
The ticket was purchased at David & Hana Community Market, located at 3320 East Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa. The store gets a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the ticket.
The $20 game, $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC, launched in October 2018 and gives players the opportunity to win up to $5,000,000. Overall odds of winning are one-in-2.99.