Man wins $2M Mass. lotto prize on scratch ticket sold in Fall River

BOSTON (WHDH) - A South Dartmouth man has won a $2 million prize in the Massachusetts State Lottery’s “$2,000,000 50X Cashword” instant ticket game.

John Paquin Jr. chose the cash option for his prize and received a one-time payment of $1.3 million (before taxes).

His winning ticket was purchased at the Maplewood Superette on Stafford Road in Fall River. The store will receive a $20,000 bonus for its sale.

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