LEESBURG, Fla. - A Lake County woman recently claimed a top prize of $1 million from a lottery scratch-off ticket, according to the Florida Lottery.
Officials said Kimberly Elbers, 58, of Leesburg, bought her winning 500X THE CASH scratch-off ticket from a Publix located at 717 North 14th Street. The grocery store will receive $2,000 for selling the winning ticket.
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Elbers chose to take home a one-time, lump-sum payment of $820,000.
The $50 game launched in February and according to lottery records, it has one more top prize of $25 million remaining and 105 $1 million prizes.
The game's overall odds of winning are 1-in-4.50.