Yulee woman pays $5, scratches-off $500K lotto jackpot

NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. – A Yulee woman has claimed the grand prize from a Florida Lottery scratch-off ticket.

According to a news release, Ashley Kelly, 34, of Yulee, purchased the winning ticket from Circle K on U.S. Highway 17. 

She paid just $5 to play the $500,000 Jackpot Multiplier.

It's unclear if she chose to take the winnings as a one-time lump sum. The game's overall odds of winning are one in 4.01.

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