Today, the Florida Lottery announced that Howard Creps, 40, of Land O' Lakes, claimed a $1 million prize from the 500X THE CASH Scratch-Off game at Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.

Land O’ Lakes Man Wins $1,000,000 On $50 Florida Lottery Scratch-Off From BP Station

Today, the Florida Lottery announced that Howard Creps, 40, of Land O' Lakes, claimed a $1 million prize from the 500X THE CASH Scratch-Off game at Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. – Today, the Florida Lottery announced that Howard Creps, 40, of Land O’ Lakes, claimed a $1 million prize from the 500X THE CASH Scratch-Off game at Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.

He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $820,000.00.

Creps purchased his winning ticket from Land O’ Lakes BP, located at 4109 Land O’ Lakes Boulevard in Land O’ Lakes. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $50 game, 500X THE CASH, features a top prize of $25 million—the largest ever offered on a Florida Scratch-Off game—and the best odds to become an instant millionaire! The game’s overall odds of winning are 1-in-4.50.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery’s portfolio of games, comprising approximately 75 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $1.3 billion for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2020-21.

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