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$1 Millon Winning Lottery Ticket Sold In Braintree

777 Lucky Corner at the South Shore Plaza in Braintree sold a $1 million winning lottery ticket to a Canton man.

By Jimmy Bentley , Patch Staff
Feb 27, 2020 7:01 p m ET

BRAINTREE, MA — A Canton man has scratched off a $1 million prize from the Massachusetts State Lottery after buying the winning ticket at a Braintree store. Ronny Reinford-Pack won a top prize in “The Fastest Road to $1 Million” instant ticket game.

Reinford-Pack chose the cash option and received $650,000 before taxes. He told the Mass. Lottery that he plans on using a portion of his winnings to buy a new car.

Reinford-Pack bought the winning ticket at 777 Lucky Corner in the South Shore Plaze. The store will receive a $10,000 for its sale of the ticket.

The Lottery said as of earlier this week there was still 56 more $1 million prizes to be claimed in the $30 instant game.

$1 Millon Winning Lottery Ticket Sold In Braintree – Braintree, MA – 777 Lucky Corner at the South Shore Plaza in Braintree sold a $1 million winning lottery ticket to a Canton man.

MA Lottery Offices Reopen For Large Prize Claims

If you hit the jackpot in the Massachusetts Lottery, it’s now easier again to claim your prize with lottery offices reopening.

By Jimmy Bentley , Patch Staff
Jun 24, 2020 1:49 p m ET

BRAINTREE, MA — If you hit the jackpot in the Massachusetts Lottery recently, claiming your prize has been difficult as offices were closed amid the coronavirus pandemic. But it’s finally a lot easier to get your prize money again.

On Wednesday, the lottery offices in Braintree, Dorchester, New Bedford and Worcester reopened their claim centers for prizes of $5,000 to $99,000. The offices are open from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Springfield and Woburn claim centers are processing claims of $5,000 and above by appointment only.

If you have a prize of $100,000 or more, please call 781-849-5555 and ask to speak with a grand prize coordinator to make an appointment to claim your prize.

For the last few months, winners could only claim their prize of $10,000 or more by scheduling an appointment. But now, you can come get your money with some safety restrictions.

The restrictions are based on the first letter of your last name. Here’s the schedule for claiming lottery prizes:

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