Five people across Massachusetts claimed lottery prizes worth $100,000 on Thursday, according to state lottery officials.
Two of the $100,000 winners bought their lottery tickets at separate stores in Belmont — Handy Spa and the Belmont Variety store. The other winners purchased their tickets at Aldenville Liquor Store in Chicopee, a Pride gas station in Palmer, and a Mobil gas station in Seekonk, according to the Massachusetts State Lottery.
Both Belmont winning tickets were in the “Mass Cash” game. The Chicopee winner had played the “Millions” game, while the Palmer winner played the “$15,000,000 Money Maker” game.
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All told, 475 people across the commonwealth won lottery prizes worth at least $600, including 10 in Springfield and 18 in Worcester. The state lottery releases a full list of all the winning tickets each day worth more than $600.
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The largest lottery prize won in Massachusetts this year was worth $16.35 million, which was part of the game Megabucks Doubler. It was purchased at Cumberland Farms in Ware. There were also three $15 million prizes won in the commonwealth this year.