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Pennsylvania Lottery Winners Claimed More than $248 Million in Scratch-Off Prizes in January

Middletown, PA – Pennsylvania Lottery Scratch-Off winners claimed $248,875,934 million in prizes during January, including two top prizes worth $3 million claimed by players from Chester County. Additionally, eight top prizes of $1 million were claimed by players from Northumberland County, Westmoreland County, Philadelphia, New York and New Jersey.
Congratulations to the retailers who earned a $10,000 bonus for selling the $3 million-winning tickets, and to the retailers who earned a $5,000 bonus for selling the winning Scratch-Off tickets worth $1 million. They are:
  • Thorndale Exxon & Tiger Mart, 3727 Lincoln Highway East, Thorndale, Chester County ($10,000 bonus);
  • Fine Wine & Good Spirits, 215 Lancaster Ave., Malvern, Chester County ($10,000 bonus);
  • Wawa, 3341 Grant Ave., Philadelphia ($5,000 bonus);
  • Eastgate Exxon & Convenience Store, 12 Eastgate Ave., Monessen, Westmoreland County ($5,000 bonus);
  • J.R.’s Mini Mart, 904 W. Arch St., Coal Township, Northumberland County ($5,000 bonus);
  • Commissary Food Market, 5255 Ridge Ave., Philadelphia ($5,000 bonus);
  • Kirmani Fresh Market, 2232 Route 115, Brodheadsville, Monroe County ($5,000 bonus);
  • Turkey Hill, 2 E. Valley Ave., Elysburg, Northumberland County ($5,000 bonus);
  • Wawa, 215 W. Lancaster Ave., Wayne, Chester County ($5,000 bonus); and
  • Dandy Mini Mart, 244 Spring St., Sayre, Bradford County ($5,000 bonus).
Across Pennsylvania, other big prizes claimed during January included:
  • Eight prizes of $500,000;
  • Seven prizes of $300,000;
  • Seventeen prizes of $250,000; and
  • Fourteen prizes of $100,000.
The monthly winner list is posted in the Winners section of Not included on that list are the many Scratch-Off players who won prizes of less than $1,000.

Scratch-Off games currently offer prizes ranging from a free ticket to $3 million. Before playing any game, players should read and understand the rules, remaining prizes and specific chances of winning at Check tickets promptly and immediately claim winnings. Prizes expire one year from a Scratch-Off game’s end-sale date, which is posted on

The overall chances of winning any prize, printed on the back of each ticket, is stated across all tickets produced in a game, not by consecutive tickets sold per pack. Random distribution ensures the Pennsylvania Lottery and retailers do not know where winning tickets will be sold.

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