LAKELAND, Fla. – A Lakeland man scratched his way to $5 million.
Marty Moon, 63, claimed the $5 million top prize on the Gold Rush Limited scratch-off game, lottery officials announced.
Moon chose the one-time, lump-sum payment of $3.96 million and the retailer that sold the ticket will receive $10,000.
The winner purchased his $20 ticket at Nick’s Food Mart at 1219 Lakeland Hills Blvd in Lakeland.
Lottery officials said the Gold Rush Limited game features 32 top prizes of $5 million and 100 prizes of $1 million.