Karen Davis Wins Top Prize Playing "Magic Line Bingo" Scratch Game
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Windsor Heights woman won a top prize of $25,000 playing the lottery's "Magic Line Bingo" instant-scratch game.
Karen Davis claimed her prize Tuesday at the Iowa Lottery"s headquarters in Des Moines. She purchased her winning ticket at Kum & Go, 8228 Douglas Ave. in Urbandale.
Magic Line Bingo was a $2 scratch game. Players tried to match any complete horizontal, vertical or diagonal line, four corners, or an "X" pattern on one of the four Bingo cards to win the corresponding prize in the prize arrow that points to their card. "Magic Line" numbers were highlighted in magenta when scratched. The overall odds of winning a prize in the game were 1 in 3.78.
Players can enter eligible non-winning scratch tickets online to earn "Points For Prizes™" points. The point value will be revealed to the player on the website upon successful submission of each eligible valid ticket. There is a limit of 30 ticket entries per day. To participate in Points For Prizes, a player must register for a free account at ialottery.com. Registration is a one-time process. Merchandise that can be ordered by using points will be listed on the website in the Points For Prizes online store. Players can choose from items in categories such as apparel, automotive, jewelry, sporting, tools and more.