Courtesy of the California State Lottery:
A trip to the grocery store turned out to be lucky for Thomas Tran.
Tran purchased the one winning ticket for the March 25 Fantasy 5 draw at the Stater Bros. located at 22351 El Toro Rd. in Lake Forest. The ticket successfully matched the numbers 25-7-15-31-35, winning $210,436.
The California Lottery reminds winners to sign the back of their tickets, keep tickets in a safe place and contact Lottery officials or visit their local Lottery District Office as soon as possible. Winners have 180 days from the date of the draw to claim prizes.
Fantasy 5 offers some of the best odds of any California Lottery game. A player wins the Fantasy 5 jackpot simply by matching five numbers out of a field of 39. Winning numbers are drawn every day. The top prize starts at $50,000 and increases daily until it is hit. Tickets are $1 and can be purchased from any of the more than 21,000 California Lottery retailers.
And be sure to participate in the California Lottery’s Fantasy 5 Bonus Bucks promotion. For every purchase of $5 or more of Fantasy 5 on a single ticket you will automatically receive a Fantasy 5 Bonus Bucks code. Enter the code online to participate in weekly draws for a chance to win cash prizes up to $10,000.