BRAINTREE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chi Chan from Medford, Mass. claimed his $1,000 from an instant prize on a scratch ticket at the Massachusetts State Lottery’s Braintree headquarters.
According to Christian Teja of the Massachusetts State Lottery, before leaving the Lottery office, Chan purchased a new “Ultimate Millions” ticket from a vending machine. When he scratched his ticket he discovered he won a $1 million prize!
He opted for the game’s cash prize of a one-time payment of $650,000 (before tax withholdings).
According to a news release sent to 22News: There are four $15 million prizes and sixty-five $1 million prizes remaining in the “Ultimate Millions” instant game, which went on sale Tuesday, April 26. Five additional $1 million prizes will be awarded in the game’s Second Chance Drawings. “Ultimate Millions” is the Lottery’s third $30 instant ticket, joining the award-winning “World Class Millions” and “Supreme Millions,” which launched in 2014 and 2015, respectively.