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Benton County Man Wins $50,000 Lottery Prize

Kevin Ruble Wins Top Prize in 'Instantly Rich' Scratch Game

Kevin Ruble

DES MOINES, Iowa - A Benton County man has won a $50,000 lottery prize.

Kevin Ruble of Newhall claimed the ninth of 10 top prizes of $50,000 available in the Iowa Lottery's "Instantly Rich" instant-scratch game.

Ruble claimed his prize Thursday at the lottery's regional office in Cedar Rapids. He purchased his winning ticket at Newhall First Stop, 211 First St. E. in Newhall.

Instantly Rich is a $5 scratch game. If a player reveals a "thumbs up" symbol, they win the prize shown below that symbol. If a player reveals a "chest" symbol, they win double the prize shown below that symbol. The overall odds of winning a prize in the game are 1 in 3.41.

One top prize of $50,000 is still up for grabs in Instantly Rich, as well as three prizes of $1,000, 17 prizes of $200 and 15 prizes of $100.

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