Traverse City Record-Eagle

August 16, 2013

Mich. grocery sells $13.3M Lotto ticket


Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — CUSTER— The Michigan Lottery says a grocery store in western Michigan has sold a $13.3 million winning ticket in the Michigan Classic Lotto 47 game.

The lottery announced Thursday that the winning ticket to Wednesday’s drawing was sold at Bonser’s of Custer. Custer is a village of about 280 people, about 10 miles east of Ludington.

The Michigan Lottery says it doesn’t yet know the winner’s identity.

The winning numbers were one, seven, 20, 25, 35 and 39.

The winner can choose a one-time before-tax payment of $8.5 million or 30 annual payments totaling $13.3 million before taxes.