TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – A Hollywood woman is kicking off the New Year with a huge Florida Lottery prize.
Sonia Morrison, 58, has claimed a $1 million prize from the $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC Scratch-Off game at the Lottery’s Miami District Office. She chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $710,000.00.READ MORE: Parkland dad Manuel Oliver "very angry" following Texas elementary school shooting
Morrison purchased her winning ticket from Sierra Auto Center Inc., located at 331 23rd Street in Miami Beach.
The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.READ MORE: 18 children, 2 adults killed after shooter opens fire at Texas elementary school
The $20 game 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.
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