Marion County woman wins $1M from Florida Lottery scratch-off ticket

 Lizaida Adorno, 49, purchased ticket at Quick King Food Store in Ocala

Lizaida Adorno, 49, of Ocala claimed a $1 million prize from the 500X THE CASH scratch-off game. (Florida Lottery)

MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A woman from Ocala claimed a $1 million prize from a scratch-off ticket purchased at a food store in Marion County, Florida Lottery officials announced in a news release on Tuesday.

According to lottery officials, 49-year-old Lizaida Adorno won the prize from a 500X THE CASH scratch-off purchased at Quick King Food Store, located at 168 Marion Oaks Blvd. in Ocala. The store will receive a $2,000 commission bonus, according to the news release.

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Adorno chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $820,000 at the Lottery’s Gainesville District Office.

The $50 scratch-off game features a top prize of $25 million.

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