Florida Lottery: Joshua Smith Of Fort Lauderdale Won $1 million Prize

TALLAHASSEE, FL (STL.News) The Florida Lottery announces that Joshua Smith, 53, of Fort Lauderdale, claimed a $1 million top prize from THE FASTEST ROAD TO $1,000,000 Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.  He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $790,000.00.

Smith purchased his winning ticket from Stop N Shop, located at 2300 South Andrews Avenue in Fort Lauderdale.  The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $30 game, THE FASTEST ROAD TO $1,000,000, launched in February and features 155 top prizes of $1,000,000 and over $948 million in cash prizes!  The game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-2.79.