St. Augustine man wins $1M prize in scratch-off game

Scott Free to receive winnings in 1 lump sum payment


ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – A St. Augustine man won a $1 million prize in the $5,000,000 Gold Rush Doubler Scratch-off game, Florida Lottery officials said.

Scott Free, 53, purchased the $20 game from Carmelos Market Place at 146 King St.

The scratch-off game features six top prizes of $5 million, 30 prizes of $1 million and more than $752 million in total cash prizes, with more than 16.8 million winning tickets.

Free chose to receive his winnings in one lump sum payment of $745,000.

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