A Hudson Valley man is a millionaire thanks to a scratch-off ticket he bought in New York State.

On Monday, the New York State Lottery announced an Orange County man claimed his $1 million prize from a scratch-off ticket purchased in New York.

Enrique Rodriguez of Middletown claimed his $1,000,000 top prize on the 25X scratch-off ticket, a part of the X Series of games.

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“You have to be in it to win it,” Rodriguez said after claiming his $1 million prize.

The lucky 25X ticket was purchased at Fine Fare Supermarkets located at 1136 Ogden Avenue in the Bronx, according to the New York State Lottery.

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Rodriguez decided to receive his $1,000,000 prize as a single lump sum totaling $546,840 after required withholdings.

More Local Lotto Wins

Lydia Rios of New Windsor claimed her $1,000,000 second prize from a Mega Millions drawing, the New York State lottery confirmed earlier this month.

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Rios received her prize as a single lump-sum payment totaling $651,000 after required withholdings, officials say.

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"I plan to be smart with the money," Rios told lottery officials.

Her winning ticket was purchased at Blooming Grove Gas & Mart located at 800 Blooming Grove Turnpike in New Windsor, according to the New York State Lottery.

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Hudson Valley Store Produces Four Recent Winning Lottery Tickets

A $500,000 top-prize winning ticket was sold for the PICK 10 Drawing on March 2 at the Smokes 4 Less in Dutchess County.

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On Christmas Day at Smokes 4 Less on Main Street in Fishkill claimed a $50,000 winner in the Powerball drawing. The next week the same store sold another $50,000 winning Powerball ticket.

Another $50,000 winning Powerball ticket was sold at the Fishkill store on February 12.

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Smokes 4 Less also sold a $1 million Powerball ticket last May.

New York Man May Be Luckiest Man in America

Last month, Juan Hernandez of Long Island picked up his $10 million check from the New York State Lottery.

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This was his second $10 million lottery win in three years.

The lucky Nassau County man also won $10,000,000 from the New York State Lottery in 2019.

"I'm still trying to spend the $10M I won in '19," he told New York State lottery officials.

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