Below is a news release from the South Carolina Education Lottery:
Myrtle Beach Tourists Take Home $200,000 Souvenir
Tiger Mart #16 at 200 N. Kings Hwy. 17 in North Myrtle Beach sold the $200,000 winning ticket.
COLUMBIA, SC (October 29, 2013) – A Hopkins couple cut their Myrtle Beach vacation short when the wife scratched a lottery ticket to win $200,000.
"We high fived," said the husband, who bought his wife the Extreme Green ticket for $10 when he stopped for gas at the Tiger Mart #16 in North Myrtle Beach.
"We might tell the kids at Christmas," he said.
As of this release, three top prizes of $200,000 remain in the $10 Extreme Green game. The odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 600,000.
For selling the claimed ticket, Tiger Mart #16 in North Myrtle Beach received a commission of $2,000.