AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – Someone bought a Lotto Texas jackpot winning ticket worth $20.25 million in Bedford for the drawing held Saturday, Jan. 23.
The Quick Pick matched all six of the numbers drawn (9-19-28-41-45- 51).
Since the cash value option was selected at the time of purchase, the winner will receive $14,579,482.62.
“Congratulations to the winner, and we look forward to meeting them at Texas Lottery Headquarters,” said Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery. “We want to remind players today to check their numbers and if you have the winning ticket, sign the back of the ticket and keep it in a safe place until you are able to come to Austin and claim the prize.”
For selling the jackpot winning ticket, Murphy’s USA #7160 located at 2104 Bedford Road in Bedford is eligible for a retailer bonus of $205,129.28. The Lotto Texas jackpot started at $5 million on Oct. 17, 2015, and was the result of 28 drawings with no jackpot winner. The winner has 180 days from the draw date to claim the prize.
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