LANSING, June 18, 2009 – Fred Jurgess of Harbor Beach was the lucky winner of a $10,000 top prize on the Lottery’s $500s Fury Instant ticket!
Jurgess has made no special plans for the prize money.
The winning Instant ticket was purchased at The Corner Truck Stop, 1998 Sand Beach Rd., in Bad Axe.
$500s Fury is just one of many Michigan Lottery Instant tickets available at nearly 11,000 Lottery retailers statewide.
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 $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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