MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Florida. – A Miami-Dade woman starts the year off $5 million richer after winning the Florida Lottery scratch card grand prize.
On Monday, the Florida Lottery announced that Sonia Rodriguez Perez, 53, of Miami Lakes, won a $5 million grand prize playing the GOLD RUSH LIMITED scratch card game at the lottery’s Tallahassee headquarters.
She chose to receive her winnings as a one-time lump sum payment of $3,960,000.
Rodriguez Perez purchased her winning ticket from Fresco Y Más, 6500 West 4th Avenue in Hialeah.
The retailer receives a bonus commission of $10,000 on the sale of the winning scratch card.
The $20 Scratch Game, GOLD RUSH LIMITEDwhich launched in September 2021 and features 32 grand prizes totaling $5 million and 100 prizes totaling $1 million.
The overall odds of winning the game are 1 in 2.65.
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