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One million dollar lotto ticket sold in Port Aransas

Posted at 11:09 PM, Feb 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-13 15:00:58-05

A Port Aransas resident has one million reasons to smile after they claimed one of five top prizes winning a ticket worth a million dollars.

According to a news release, the winner discovered they won the huge grand prize in Texas Lottery scratch ticket game, Millionaire Club.

The ticket was purchased at Stripes Store 40798H, located at 511 W. Cotter Ave., in Port Aransas.

If you are not familiar with the game, the price of the ticket is twenty dollars. The winner told lottery officials they wanted to remain anonymous.

This was the second of five top prizes worth $1 million to be claimed in this game. The first million-dollar ticket was claimed in Lufkin, Texas earlier this month.

Overall odds of winning any prize in the game are one in 3.39, including break-even prizes.