LANSING, July 25, 2008 – A very lucky anonymous player won a $271,531 prize, matching all five Fantasy 5 numbers in the July 2 drawing.
The lucky easy pick ticket was purchased at Speedway #8784, 5600 S. Cedar St., in Lansing.
Fantasy 5 drawings are conducted seven days a week. Jackpots start at $100,000 and grow by approximately $5,000 daily.
Over 95 cents of every dollar spent on Lottery tickets is returned to the state in the form of contributions to the state School Aid Fund, prizes to players and commissions to retailers. In fiscal year 2007, the contribution to schools was $748.9 million. Since its inception in 1972, the Lottery has contributed more than $14.3 billion to education in Michigan.
For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com/.
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