NY Lottery: $10K Winner in Warren County
Check your "Take 5" lottery ticket. Somebody in Warren County is sitting on some pretty serious money right now and they may not even know it. If you played "Take 5" from the New York State Lottery last night, it could be worth over 10 thousand dollars; 10,686.50 to be exact.
According to News 10 ABC, the winning "Take 5" ticket was sold at 532 Aviation Road in Queensbury at a Sunoco gas station and convenience store called Cobble Pond Farms.
The New York State Lottery announced there were 5 winners throughout the state that matched all 5 numbers which were 2,10,13, 20 and 1. The 5 winners split the grand prize and will get over $10,000.
According to Smartluck.com, the odds of winning the Take 5 first prize jackpot in New York are one in 575,757.
You choose five numbers from 1 to 39 to play New York Take Five. Each game is $1 to play and drawings are held every day.
While 10k is certainly nothing to sneeze at, the Capital Region has had it's share of big-time cashes especially when it comes to the scratch off variety from the New York State Lottery.
Back in February, there was a million dollar scratch off winner sold at a Stewart's in Gloversville and that was from a game called "Make My Month"
And Back in January, a scratch-off called "Make My Year" was sold at the Cumberland Farms in Glens Falls. It was a 2.5 million dollar hit for one lucky Capital Region native.
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