KAUFMAN COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) — A North Texas resident is starting the New Year as a multi-millionaire.
Officials with the Texas Lottery Commission confirm a resident from Forney claimed a top prize-winning ticket worth $5 million in the scratch ticket game $200 Million Ca$h.READ MORE: Man Fatally Shoots Pregnant Ex-Wife, Man At Houston Soccer Field
The ticket was purchased at the Stop N Start Travel Center #2, in the 500 block of West Washington Street in Kosse, about 45 miles southeast of Waco.READ MORE: Real Estate: Texas In Middle Of 'Record-Breaking Summer Selling Season'
The winner has elected to remain anonymous.
The win is the second of four top prizes worth $5 million to be claimed in the game.MORE NEWS: Backyard Gathering Turns Bloody, Disgruntled Guest Killed By Bricks After Shooting Others
The $200 Million Ca$h scratcher offers more than $211 million in total prizes. The overall odds of winning any prize in the game are one in 3.39, including break-even prizes.