MIDDLETOWN, Pa., July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The four $1 million top-prize winning tickets for the Pennsylvania Lottery's 4th of July Millionaire Raffle drawing, held July 9, were sold by retailers in Cameron, Clinton, Delaware and Franklin counties.
Four winning tickets worth $100,000 each were sold in Allegheny, Luzerne, Schuylkill and Westmoreland counties.
The game awarded a total of $5,089,200 to thousands of winners across the state.
The four $1 million top-prize raffle ticket numbers selected were: 00096061, 00147664, 00204958, and 00350091.
The selling locations, listed in no particular order, will each receive a $5,000 selling bonus:
- Rite Aid, 620 E. Allegheny Ave., Emporium, Cameron County;
- Travel Centers of America, 5600 Nittany Valley Road, Lamar, Clinton County;
- Conley's Market, 200 Fairview Road, Woodlyn, Delaware County; and
- Giant Food Store, 925 Norland Ave., Chambersburg, Franklin County.
The four $100,000 second-tier prize raffle ticket numbers selected were: 00025943, 00041365, 00143897, and 00343537.
The selling locations, listed in no particular order, will each receive a $500 bonus:
- Shop 'n Save, 4548 Broadway Boulevard, Monroeville, Allegheny County;
- Turkey Hill, 4003 Memorial Highway, Dallas, Luzerne County;
- Sheetz, 900 Gordon Nagle Trail, Pottsville, Schuylkill County; and
- Mr. Smokes, 12120 U.S. Route 30, N. Huntingdon, Westmoreland County.
A total of 6,000 winning numbers were randomly selected from a range of 387,703 tickets that were sold between May 3 and 8 p.m. on July 9. The Millionaire Raffle also awarded 100 prizes of $1,000 and 5,892 prizes of $100.
Winners cannot be identified until the prizes are claimed and the tickets are validated. Millionaire Raffle winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes.
Each $1 million top prize must be claimed by presenting a winning ticket at Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters in Middletown, Dauphin County, or at any of the Lottery's seven area offices. Claims may be filed Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lottery headquarters and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at area offices.
Claims for the four $100,000 prizes can be filed at any of the Lottery's seven area offices or at a Pennsylvania Lottery retailer. Millionaire Raffle tickets worth $1,000 and $100 can be claimed at Lottery retailers.
A complete list of all 6,000 winning raffle ticket numbers is available at Lottery retail locations and on the Millionaire Raffle game page at www.palottery.com. Winning raffle ticket numbers are listed on the website by prize category. In addition, every Lottery retailer has a ticket checker allowing players to scan their own tickets to learn if they have won a prize. Players should check every ticket, every time.
Millionaire Raffle was launched in 2005.
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SOURCE Pennsylvania Lottery