AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – A Dallas man opted for a lump sum, cash payment of $963,619.08 after claiming a top prizewinning ticket worth $1,000 per week for 20 years (not to exceed $1,040,000) in the Texas Lottery scratch ticket game.
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Candido Garcia Hernandez bought the ticket at Buckner Shell, located at 2438 S. Buckner Blvd., in Dallas.READ MORE: Texas Mother And Son Arrested In Wyoming For Murder In Oklahoma
His prize was the the third of five top prizes available to be claimed in this game.
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Overall odds of winning any prize in the game are one in 3.95, including break-even prizes.