LANSING, February 23, 2009 – An anonymous player claimed a huge $731,322 Fantasy 5 jackpot. The winner matched all five numbers in the February 6 drawing to win the prize.
The winning easy-pick ticket was purchased at Light House Liquor, 13651 W. 9 Mile Rd., in Oak Park.
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 2008, the contribution to schools was over $740.7 million. Since its inception in 1972, the Lottery has contributed more than $15 billion to education in Michigan.
For additional information, please visit the Lottery’s Web site at https://www.michiganlottery.com.
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