Florida man wins million during Publix trip

WESTON, Fla. (WFLA) — A Broward County man is $1 million richer after claiming a winning Florida Lottery scratch-off prize. The Florida Lottery sai...

November 16, 2022
7:40 PM

WESTON, Fla. (WFLA) — A Broward County man is $1 million richer after claiming a winning Florida Lottery scratch-off prize. The Florida Lottery said Daniel Whitley, 61, won the $1 million prize from a $50 scratch-off ticket in the 500X THE CASH game. Whitley purchased the winning ticket from a Publix grocery store, located at 6901 Taft Street in Hollywood. The retailer will get a $2,000 commission for selling the ticket. The Florida Lottery said Whitley chose to receive his prize as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $820,000.

Rachel Tucker