FORTY FORT — A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $600,000 from the April 25, drawing was sold at Turkey Hill, 1370 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort.
The ticket matched all five balls drawn, 02-04-07-08-43, to win $600,000, less applicable tax withholding. The retailer earns a $5,000 selling bonus.
Winners can be identified only after prizes are claimed and tickets validated. Cash 5 winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes.
Anyone holding a jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket should promptly sign the back of the ticket, call the Lottery at 717-702-8146 and file a claim at the nearest Lottery office.
More than 54,300 other Cash 5 tickets also won prizes in the drawing. Players should check every ticket, every time, and immediately sign winning tickets. Lower-tier prizes may be claimed at a Lottery retailer.
In the 2015-16 fiscal year, in addition to awarding more than $88.6 million in prizes to winners in Luzerne County, the Pennsylvania Lottery contributed more than $36.6 million to programs serving the county’s older residents.