ELYRIA, OH - Brett Strait of Elyria will be celebrating for the next 25 years after he won the second-tier prize of $25,000 a year for life in the December 30, 2021 Lucky for Life drawing.
The winning numbers were 7-15-19-26-32 and the Lucky Ball was 9. Brett matched the first five numbers but missed the Lucky Ball to win the second-tier prize.
Brett chose to receive the annuity prize of $25,000 a year for 25 years. After mandatory state and federal tax totaling 28 percent, he will receive $18,000 a year for 25 years.
He purchased the winning ticket at Discount Drug Mart, located at 5298 Detroit Rd in Elyria.
Lucky for Life is a multi-state draw game with a top prize of $1,000 a day for life. To learn more about Lucky for Life, click here.
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