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$2.4 million lottery ticket sold in Lehigh County

Published On: Nov 27 2012 10:42:50 AM EST   Updated On: Nov 27 2012 06:47:05 PM EST

Someone has snagged a big payday in Lehigh County.


One lucky area lottery ticket holder is looking at a $2.4 million payday from a ticket that was bought at a Lehigh County beer store.


Lottery officials said the Match 6 Lotto jackpot winning ticket was sold at Iron Run Beverage, 7525 Tilghman St., Upper Macungie Twp.

The ticket correctly matched all six winning numbers: 01-05-13-31-33-49 from the Monday night drawing.

Match 6 tickets cost $2 each.

The ticket wins a jackpot of $2, 420,800.50, less 25 percent for federal taxes.

Iron Run Beverage will receive a $10,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.