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Check your tickets: Winning lottery ticket sold at Myrtle Beach-area store

Someone who purchased a Palmetto Cash 5 lottery ticket in the Myrtle Beach area is about to be $100,000 richer.

The South Carolina Education Lottery announced Thursday that the Scotchman store at 1272 Dick Pond Road sold a winning ticket that matched all five of the winning numbers, according to a release from the South Carolina Education Lottery.

Check your tickets: the winning numbers are 16, 24, 30, 32 and 38, and the Power-Up number is 2. The ticket holder has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim his or her prize.

The odds of winning $100,000 are 1 in 501,942.

Development and Horry County reporter Tyler Fleming joined The Sun News in May of 2018. He covers other stuff too, like reporting on beer, bears, breaking news and Coastal Carolina University. He graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2018 and was the 2017-18 editor-in-chief of The Daily Tar Heel. He has won (and lost) several college journalism awards.
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