December 30, 2008
Kansas City Woman Wins $1 Million Prize Instantly
A woman from Kansas City, Kan. is celebrating the New Year in a very big way. Carolyn Strobel, 47, purchased a Missouri Lottery "4 Million Dollar Cash Bonanza" Scratchers ticket from Red X, 2401 N.W. Platte Road in Riverside, and walked away an instant millionaire on Dec. 23.
Strobel is the 34th Missouri Lottery-made instant millionaire and the 268th millionaire overall since the Lottery began in 1986.
"4 Million Dollar Cash Bonanza
," a $20 Scratchers game with a top prize of $4 million, officially began on Jan. 26.