TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Paulette Habich, 61, of Naples, claimed a $5 million top prize from the $5,000,000 LUCK Scratch-Off lottery game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. She chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $3,815,000.00.
She purchased her winning ticket from Super Stop Food Store located at 3506 Bayshore Drive in Naples.
The retailer wil receives a $10,000 bonus commission for selling the winning LUCK Scratch-Off ticket.
The $20 game, $5,000,000 LUCK, features more than $329 million in cash prizes, including six top prizes of $5 million. The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-2.97.
Scratch-Offs are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, generating more than $871 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in FY 2017-18, and comprising approximately 69 percent of ticket sales.
The current Mega Millions jackpot is at $168 million. Watch the drawing live on FOX 4.