A resident of Pinellas County scratched off a big winner from the Florida Lottery.
Edward Noger, 61, of Largo won $1 million from a “$5,000,000 Gold Rush Classic” scratch-off ticket. The game is a $20 scratch-off ticket, and has prizes ranging from $20 to $5 million.
Noger took his winnings as a lump sum payment of $710,000 at the Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. He purchased his ticket at the Circle K location at 13098 Walsingham Rd. in Largo. The store will receive a $2,000 bonus for selling the ticket.
There are still 6 of the 45 $1 million prizes still available in this game. There is also 1 of 9 $5 million prizes still available.
Edward Noger from #Largo just found a golden ticket to $1 million!! Check out his winning $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC ticket below and comment to congratulate him! https://t.co/o9TSzV3TXq pic.twitter.com/QlmyGEV0s9— Florida Lottery (@floridalottery) August 26, 2021
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