COLUMBIA, South Carolina — The South Carolina Education Lottery announced that someone in Columbia won $300,000 on Tuesday, March 29, 2022.
The big win comes after the lucky winner bought a Palmetto Cash 5 ticket at the Circle K #5143 at 7919 Parklane Rd.
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The winner was able to match all five of the numbers drawn on Tuesday for the multi-thousand dollar prize.
The lottery says that the ticket holder "Powered-Up" for an additional dollar, which caused the $100,000 top prize to multiply to $300,000.
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The odds of winning that amount of money by playing Palmetto Cash 5 are 1 in 1,405,438. The winner has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim the $300,000 prize, says the lottery.