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Des Moines Woman Wins $30,000 Lottery Prize

Ginger Kniesly Wins Top Prize of $30,000 Playing "Crossword" Scratch Game

Ginger Kniesly

DES MOINES, Iowa - A Des Moines woman won a top prize of $30,000 playing the lottery's "Crossword" instant-scratch game.

Ginger Kniesly claimed her prize Thursday at the Iowa Lottery's headquarters in Des Moines. She purchased her winning ticket at Quik Trip, 4801 N.E. 14th St. in Des Moines.