Augusta man wins $500,000 lottery prize

An Augusta man traded in an instant lottery ticket for a $500,000 top prize.

The winner, Expedito Rivera, purchased the winning Green instant ticket at Fuel Express, 2700 Peach Orchard Road, and later claimed his prize at Augusta’s Georgia Lottery District Office, according to a Tuesday posting on the lottery Web site.


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Augusta ‘Sister March’ planned Saturday

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Gas prices starting to drop