Port St. Lucie woman wins $1 million prize from Florida Lottery
The Florida Lottery announced Wednesday that Sharon Porto, 59, of Port St. Lucie, claimed a $1 million prize in the $5,000,000 MONOPOLY FLORIDA EDITION Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. She chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $770,000.
Porto purchased her winning ticket from Murphy USA 7001 at 160 NW California Blvd. in Port St. Lucie. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning ticket.
The $20 scratch-off game,
$5,000,000 MONOPOLY FLORIDA EDITION, launched in July 2016, and features
more than $346 million in prizes, including six top prizes of
$5,000,000 and 20 prizes of $1 million. The game's overall odds of
winning are one-in-2.97.