(WIS) - Check your tickets!
Someone who purchased a Lucky for Life ticket from The Spinx Company at 7232 Garners Ferry Rd. in Columbia has won the $25,000 a year for Life winning lottery ticket.
The ticket sold in Columbia matched the first five numbers drawn in Monday's drawing. The winner will decide between $25,000 a year for life or a one-time cash payment of $390,000 if there are less than 21 winners.
The "for life" prize is payable for the length of the winner's natural life, with payments guaranteed for a minimum of 20 years.
Lucky for Life – Monday, March 5
5, 17, 23, 35, and 42 Lucky Ball: 12
If you have the winning ticket, sign the back and put it in a safe location until you're ready to claim the prize. Speak with someone you trust to help you decide whether to choose the "for life" prize option or the one-time lump sum payment.
Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes.
The odds of winning $25,000 a year for life are 1 in 1,813,028.
Lucky for Life tickets cost $2 with drawings on Mondays and Thursdays. In addition to the $25,000 a year for life prize, players can also win $1,000 a day for life.