Orlando man wins $5 million in Gold Rush lottery scratch-off

Odds of getting top prize: 1 in 2,362,500

Gold Rush Limited scratch off (Florida Lottery)

ORLANDO, Fla. – An Orlando man got quite the payday when he bought a $20 scratch-off game ticket and won $5 million.

Herbert Harris, 30, claimed his prize from the Gold Rush Limited game from the Florida Lottery, taking a lump sum of $3.9 million.

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Harris bought the scratch-off ticket at the Right Way Food Store at 6700 N. Orange Blossom Trail in Orlando.

There are only 32 tickets worth the $5 million prize for this game. The overall odds of winning the $5 million prize on Gold Rush Limited is 1 in 2,362,500.

There are also 100 $1 million prizes, and smaller prices ranging from $100,000 on down.

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