HUMBLE, Texas - A Spring, Texas resident claimed their $7.75 million Lotto Texas Jackpot.
The $7.75 million Lotto Texas jackpot-winning ticket was purchased at Fuel Zone (6301 FM 1960 W., in Humble).
The Quick Pick ticket for the January 9 drawing matched all six numbers drawn: 3-11-23-35-41-54.
Officials say the cash value option was selected at the time of purchase and the claimant will receive $6,197,606.84 before taxes. The prize was claimed by the deadline, Thursday, July 8 at 5 p.m. CT.
Lottery ticket holders may claim their prize at the Texas Lottery headquarters in Austin. If you believe you are a holder of a winning ticket, call 800-375-6886 to complete an initial inquiry on your ticket and to schedule an appointment to complete the processing of your claim.
Texas Lottery officials say walk-in claims are not accepted, and unscheduled claimants are not admitted into any Texas Lottery facility.
A ticket holder forfeits any claim to a prize for a draw game after the expiration of the 180th day following the draw date. Officials say the deadline may be extended for a period of time for certain eligible military personnel.
Unclaimed prizes revert back to the state for programs authorized by the Texas Legislature.