The Florida Lotto is proud to announce the phenomenal wins of two lucky players playing the Florida Lotto games. The lottery officials are excited to announce that two lucky players have managed to win huge prizes playing games powered by the Florida Lotto.
The Florida Lotto is extremely happy it has inducted two more players into the list of million-dollar prize-winning players. The operator is proud that two new players have won life-changing prizes and can now make plans that they can set in motion.
According to lottery officials, the name of the first winner is Alain Sierra and the name of the second winner is William Day. Alain Sierra is a resident of Bradenton while William Day is a resident of St. Petersburg.
Both players had participated in the scratch-off lottery games powered by the Florida Lotto. The lottery team has confirmed that Alain Sierra had gone for $5 Gold Rush Supreme, which is a scratch-off game powered by the Florida Lotto.
On the other hand, William Day had gone for a $2,000,000 50X Cashword game, which also belongs to the scratch-off game family, and it is also powered by Florida Lotto.
As per the lottery officials, Alain Sierra had won $1,000,000 prize money and claimed it from the Tampa District Office of the Florida Lotto. The officials have confirmed that Sierra went for a one-time lump payment of $880,000.
Sierra had reportedly purchased his $1 million prize-winning tickets from Cortez Shell. The particular store is located at 3612 Cortez Road West, Bradenton. The retailer that sold the million-dollar prize-winning ticket is entitled to a $2,000 bonus commission.
Then there is William Day who ended up winning $2,000,000 playing the 50X Cashword game. The player preferred going for the one-time lump sum prize money of $1,760,000. The player had claimed his prize from the same facility as Sierra did.
The officials have also revealed that William Day had purchased his $2,000,000 prize-winning ticket from Winn-Dixie. The particular store is located at 3327 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street North, St. Petersburg.
The Winn-Dixie store manager also revealed that they have been selling Florida Lotto tickets for a very long time. However, this is the first time they sold a ticket that ended up winning $2,000,000. The store manager was very excited about the store winning $4,000 in bonus commission for selling the lucky ticket.
Both scratcher games powered by the Florida Lotto were launched within 12 months. The $5 Gold Rush Supreme was launched back in December 2020. While the 50X Cashword was launched back in January of 2021. Despite running for a short period, both games have given away millions of dollars to the players.