Scranton Store Sells Winning Cash 5 Ticket

February 19, 2019

SCRANTON — Check your tickets. The Kwik-N-Ezy Kwik Mart at 220 S. 7th Ave. in Scranton sold a winning Cash 5 lottery ticket worth $500,000 for the Feb. 17 drawing, the Pennsylvania Lottery reported. No one has come forward yet to claim the prize. The ticket matched the numbers of all five balls drawn, 7-20-36-38-43, and won the jackpot prize. The Scranton store is also a winner. They get a $500 bonus for selling the ticket. The odds of winning the jackpot prize are not good: 1 in 962,598. The overall chances of winning any prize are about 1 in 10½ and 27,600 people who played Feb. 17 won something. So, check your tickets. — JOSEPH KOHUT