Hudson Valley Resident Wins $ 1 Million NY Lottery Scratch-Off Jackpot
A Hudson Valley resident won a $ 1 million lottery scratch-off jackpot.
Michael West from Milton, who lives in Ulster County, won the award with a scratch-off ticket for cash, the New York Lottery said.
“They have no idea what it feels like to win the lottery,” West said.
West bought his winning ticket from Quick Chek on Route 9W in Newburgh.
He chose to receive his prize as a one-time, flat-rate payment totaling $ 597,902 after required withholdings, NY Lottery said.
West said he plans to invest the profits.
There are two outstanding grand prizes available on the Cash Money Ticket. Players can check the status of any New York Lottery scratch-off game by clicking the Instant Games Reports link at nylottery.ny.gov.
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