COLUMBIA, SC (October 19, 2015) – A Summerville lottery player is $200,000 richer this morning. The Palmetto Cash 5 ticket for Sunday’s drawing was sold at the Hot Spot #1601 at 2187 N. Main St. in Summerville.
The Palmetto Cash 5 ticket matched all five numbers drawn to win the $100,000 top prize when claimed. Because the ticket holder “Powered-Up” for an additional $1, the $100,000 top prize was doubled to $200,000 when a two was drawn.
Palmetto Cash 5 – Sunday, October 18
8, 16, 31, 36, and 38 Power-Up: 2
Check your tickets. Winners have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.
More than 3,000 Palmetto Cash 5 players won prizes from $1 up to $200,000 in last night’s drawing. More than 1,900 players spent an extra $1 to purchase the Power-Up multiplier and will have their winnings multiplied by two when claimed.
The odds of winning $200,000 playing Palmetto Cash 5 are 1 in 1,003,884.
Proceeds from every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery are returned to the state in the form of funding for education, prizes, retailer commissions, and payment to contractors for goods and services.