Lee County woman wins nearly $200k on Cash 5 lottery ticket

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Various lottery tickets (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh).

SANFORD, N.C. (WNCN) – A Lee County woman’s $1 Cash 5 ticket won her nearly $200,000 from a mid-December drawing, the North Carolina Education Lottery announced Wednesday.

Jessie Summers, of Sanford, purchased the $1 ticket from the Circle K on Spring Lane and matched all five numbers from the Dec. 11 drawing.

She claimed her prize at the lottery headquarters in Raleigh on Tuesday.

After taxes, she took home $188,489 from the $265,440 winning ticket.

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