TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A second woman from Lee county won big this week playing a scratch-off game from the Florida Lottery.
On Thursday, the Florida Lottery announced that Christina Baldino, of Alva, claimed a $1 million prize from the Billion Dollar Gold Rush Sumpreme scratch-off game at the Lottery’s Fort Myers District Office.
Baldino chose to receive her second-tier winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $880,000.
According to the Florida Lottery, Baldino bought her winning ticket from Handy Food, located at 21321 State Road 80 in Alva. The retailer will also receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling Baldino her winning scratch-off ticket.
The $30 game features four top prizes of $15 million. The game also features 24 prizes of $1 million.
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The overall odds of winning are 1-in-2.59, according to the Florida Lottery’s website.
On Tuesday, another Lee County woman claimed a $1 million prize from the Florida Lottery playing The 500X the cash scratch-off game. The woman also chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $820,000.