A $5 scratch-off was the ticket to a $1 million top prize for a lucky lottery player.
Kimberly Franklin, 63, of Lakeland, made that score on the $5 Gold Rush Supreme game, Florida Lottery announced, saying she claimed a lump-sum payout of $880,000.
She isn’t alone in cashing in big.
Gary Moore, 61, of Zephyrhills, revealed a $1 million prize on a $30 Fastest Road to $1,000,000 ticket. He took home a lump sum of $790,000, lottery officials said.
Franklin’s ticket was bought at Dad’s Supermarket Meatmarket LLC (1510 Kathleen Road in Lakeland), and Moore’s was purchased from B&N Market (4700 28th Street North in St. Petersburg).
Each store gets a $2,000 bonus commission.
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