Longview resident claims $5M lottery ticket

Published: Jun. 23, 2021 at 10:37 AM CDT
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AUSTIN, Texas (KLTV) - A Longview resident is Texas’ newest millionaire after finally redeeming a lottery ticket that had previously gone unclaimed for weeks.

The Texas Lottery announced Wednesday that the unnamed Longview resident claimed a $5 million estimated annuitized jackpot prize for the Lotto Texas drawing held on June 5. The cash value option was selected at the time of purchase and the claimant will receive $3,755,592.41 before taxes.

The claimant elected to remain anonymous. The winning Quick Pick ticket matched all six of the numbers drawn (5-11-20-24-27-46). The ticket was purchased at EZ Bee49, located at 514 S. Eastman Road, in Longview.

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