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.