COLLINS, OH – A Pick 5 wager turned into a nice windfall for Deborah Price of Norwalk. She won $50,517 playing the Ohio Lottery’s midday Pick 5 drawing held Feb. 28. https://www.ohiolottery.com/Games/DrawGames/Pick-5
Deborah purchased her winning ticket at C Stop Convenient Store, located at 2761 State Route 20 in Collins.
She placed a $2 back-up bet, allowing her to win if she matched the numbers drawn in exact order (straight wager) or ‘in any order (box wager). The winning number drawn were: 3-2-9-7-5. She will receive approximately $36,300 after federal and state tax withholdings.
The odds of matching all Pick 5 numbers drawn in exact order are 1 in 100,000.
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