Seminole County man is $1 million richer thanks to scratch-off game

Winning ticket bought in Casselberry

In this Thursday, July 17, 2014 photo, scratch-off lottery tickets for sale are on display at Eagles Express in Knightdale, N.C. North Carolina’s lottery has steadily grown over its first decade and its leaders say it has room to grow even more in the coming years. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

A $30 scratch-off purchase turned into $1 million for this Seminole County man.

Vincent Labarba of Casselberry scratched his way to the top $1 million prize on The Fastest Road to $1,000,000 Scratch-off game, Florida Lottery officials announced.

Labarba chose the one-time, lump-sum payment of $790,000.

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The winning scratch-off was sold at Wilshire Marathon at 815 Semoran Boulevard in Casselberry. The retailer also receives $2,000 for selling the winning ticket.

The scratch-off costs $30 and has overall odds of winning of 1 in 2.79, according to lottery officials.

Florida Lottery offices have reopened to the public by appointment for players with prizes valued over $5,000.


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