Instant lottery ticket yields top prize

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SAN LORENZO, CA – JANUARY 13: A customer buys Powerball tickets at Kavanagh Liquors on January 13, 2016 in San Lorenzo, California. Dozens of people lined up outside of Kavanagh Liquors, a store that has had several multi-million dollar winners, to -purchase Powerball tickets in hopes of winning the estimated record-breaking $1.5 billion dollar jackpot. […]

MATTOON, Ill. (WCIA) — Area resident Wayne Kremer is banking the top prize off an Illinois Lottery instant ticket. He played a $5 Roulette Instant Ticket and won the grand prize of $250,000.

The winning ticket was purchased at Murphy USA, on Dettro Drive. The retailer received $2,500; 1% of the prize amount for selling the winning ticket.

There are five grand prizes on the Roulette tickets, and only three have been claimed, according to lottery officials.

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