TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Lottery announces that Joyce Klarberg, of Edgewater, claimed the first $2 million top prize from the new 100X Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. She chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $1,605,000.00.
Klarberg purchased her winning ticket from Publix, located at 2970 South Ridgewood Avenue in Edgewater. The retailer will receive a $4,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.
The $10 game features eight top prizes of $2,000,000 and gives players the opportunity to multiply the prize shown by up to 100 times. The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-3.46.
Scratch-Offs are an important part of the Lottery’s portfolio of games, generating more than $871 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in FY 2017-18, and comprising approximately 69 percent of ticket sales