COLUMBIA, SC (February 10, 2014) – A Coastal lottery player could be $400,000 richer today and might not even know it.
A Palmetto Cash 5 ticket purchased from Kangaroo Express #3356 at 897 Folly Road in Charleston for Saturday evening’s drawing matched all five numbers drawn to win $400,000. The ticket holder “Powered-Up” for an additional $1, to see the $100,000 top prize multiplied to $400,000.
Palmetto Cash 5 – Saturday, February 8
12, 14, 21, 27, and 32 Power-Up: 4
Check your tickets. The winner has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim the $400,000 prize. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.
More than 4,000 Palmetto Cash 5 players won prizes from $1 up to $400,000 in Saturday’s drawing. More than 2,300 players spent an extra $1 to purchase the Power-Up multiplier and will have their winnings multiplied by four when claimed. The odds of winning $400,000 playing Palmetto Cash 5 are 1 in 4,015,536.
Proceeds from every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery are returned to the state in the form of funding for education, prizes, retailer commissions, and payment to contractors for goods and services.
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