By Staff

ROWLETT, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – There’s a new millionaire in North Texas thanks to a scratch ticket prize.

The Texas Lottery on Thursday announced a Rowlett resident won the top prize of the game 500X Loteria Spectacular worth $3 million.

READ MORE: 2 Of 3 Toddlers Admitted To Cook Children's For Drowning-Related Injuries Within 72 Hours Used Doggie Doors To Exit House 

(Credit: Texas Lottery)

READ MORE: Plenty Of Exceptional BBQ In North Texas According To Texas Monthly 'Top 50' List

The winner chose to remain anonymous. The ticket was bought at a RaceTrac on Lakeview Parkway.

MORE NEWS: Arlington ISD Soccer Coach Joey Rodriguez Passes Away From COVID-19 Complications

This wasn’t the first time this week that a North Texan received a big prize. A Carrollton resident claimed a $1 million prize from a Mega Millions drawing back in January. Staff