Lutz woman wins $1M from scratch-off ticket

A Lutz woman scored $1 million from this scratch-off ticket.

The Florida Lottery announced Tuesday that  Paula Azbill, 63, of Lutz, claimed a $1 million prize from the 500X THE CASH  Scratch-Off game  at the Lottery’s Tampa District Office.

She chose to receive her winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $820,000.   

Azbill purchased her winning ticket from 7-Eleven at 2301 W. Linebaugh Ave. in Tampa. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the ticket.   

The $50 game, 500X THE CASH features a top prize of $25 million.