Mauldin, SC (FOX Carolina) - An Upstate lottery winner told lottery officials that the ocean is calling after he won $400,000 on a Palmetto Cash 5 ticket.
The winning ticket was purchased at the Publix Super Market on West Butler Road in Mauldin.
“I want to see the warm, blue water,” the unknown winner told lottery officials when he cashed in his ticket matching all five numbers drawn on Tuesday, August 6 (14, 15, 18, 19, and 28).
The odds of winning $400,000 on a Palmetto Cash 5 ticket are 1 in 4,014,536.
For selling the ticket, the Publix in Mauldin will receive $4,000.
Enjoy the beach!