Scratch-off lottery winners claim $14.1M in Dec., while drawings produce $7M in winnings

Scratch-off lottery winners claim $14.1M in Dec., while drawings produce $7M in winnings

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Lottery officials said players in Louisiana claimed $14.1 million in scratch-off prizes in December.

They added players won more than $7 million on drawings during that same time frame.

According to officials, there were six Powerball prizes of $50,000 each and three Mega Millions prizes worth $5,000 each.

Officials also said a total of $1.2 million was won playing Lotto, including a single jackpot worth $500,000.

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