Bushnell woman wins Florida Lottery on her 27th birthday

Winner claimed $280K Fantasy 5 top prize

Published On: Apr 02 2013 04:32:14 PM EDT
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BUSHNELL, Fla. -

A 27-year-old woman celebrated her birthday by winning the Lottery on the same night, according to officials.

The Florida Lottery said Jessica Wilson, 27, of Bushnell, claimed the $280,949 Fantasy 5 top prize on March 30, the same night she celebrated her birthday.

Officials said her winning Quick Pick ticket was purchased at MK Mini Mart on North County Road 470 in Lake Panasoffkee.

Total ticket sales for the March 30 Fantasy 5 drawing generated more than $362,000 for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund, according to lottery officials.