Erek Larson of Titusville Wins $1M Lottery Jackpot

By  //  October 27, 2014

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Delicious Digg This Stumble This

will receive lump-sum payment of $740,432.97

Erek-Larson-lottery-580-2

Erek Larson purchased his winning ticket from Nidy’s Grocery, located at 2120 Garden Street in Titusville. The retailer received a bonus commission of $2,000 for selling the $1 million winning ticket. (Florida Lottery image)

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA  – The Florida Lottery announced that Erek Larson, 28, of Titusville, claimed a $1 million top prize in the 50X THE CASH Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.

florida-lottery-slider

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery’s portfolio of games, comprising approximately 64 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $640 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2013-14.

He chose to receive his winnings in a one-time, lump-sum payment of $740,432.97.

Larson purchased his winning ticket from Nidy’s Grocery, located at 2120 Garden Street in Titusville. The retailer received a bonus commission of $2,000 for selling the $1 million winning ticket.

The $10 game, 50X THE CASH, offers more than $164 million in cash prizes, including 16 top prizes of $1 million. Five top prizes remain, and the game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-3.46

The Florida Lottery launched 5X THE CASH, 10X THE CASH, 20X THE CASH and 50X THE CASH Scratch-Off games to join its most popular multiplier-themed game, 100X THE CASH. The CASH MULTIPLIER family of Scratch-Off games ranges in price from $1 to $25 and offers millions of dollars in instant win prizes. For more information about these games please visit www.flalottery.com.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery’s portfolio of games, comprising approximately 64 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $640 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2013-14.


Click here to contribute your news or announcements Free