West Palm Beach Man Wins $1 Million Florida Lottery Scratch Off

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida – The Florida Lottery announced that Huy Van, 42, of West Palm Beach, claimed a $1 million prize from the $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee, Florida.

He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $710,000.00.

Van purchased his winning ticket from Community Mobil, located at 3035 North Military Trail in West Palm Beach, Florida.

The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $20 game, $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC, launched in October 2018 and gives players the opportunity to win up to $5,000,000. Overall odds of winning are one-in-2.99.