PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A Pinellas County man found his golden ticket after winning $1 million by playing the $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC Scratch-Off game.
According to the Florida Lottery, 61-year-old Largo resident Edward Noger purchased his winning ticket from the Circle K, located at 13098 Walsingham Road in Largo.
He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $710,000.00.
The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off 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.