Max-A-Million ticket

A Lawrence County man has claimed a $1 million jackpot through the Pennsylvania Lottery.

Lottery officials yesterday confirmed that Christopher Weir on Wednesday claimed his winnings at Country Fair, 735 Croton Ave.

The Country Fair will receive a $5,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.

No additional information is available on Weir,  who lottery officials said does not wisht to talk to the media.

According to a press release by the Pennsylvania Lottery, the winning ticket was a Max-A-Million Scratch-Off ticket.

Max-A-Million is a $20 game that offers five top prizes of $1 million. To determine if they've won, players may review the ticket, scan it at a lottery retailer or use the ticket checker feature on the Lottery's  official mobile app.

Winners should immediately sign the back of the ticket, call the Lottery at (717) 702-8146 and file a claim at the nearest Lottery office.

Prizes must be claimed and tickets validated before winners can  be identified. Scratch-Off prizes expire one year from the game's end-sale date posted at palottery.com. All lottery prizes more than $5,000 are subject to applicable withholding. Visit palottery.com to review rules, chances of winning and learn how to play traditional and online games.

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