A Killeen resident won $5.2 million this week with a Texas Lottery scratch-off card.

Nery Pabon Jr. claimed the first of three top prizes in the new Super Weekly Grand scratch-off game on Tuesday, winning $5,000 per week for the next 20 years, a $5.2 million prize before taxes, according to a Texas Lottery news release.

Pabon purchased the ticket at Gateway Food Mart #2 on Elms Road in Killeen. For selling the winning ticket, the store is eligible for a retailer bonus of $10,000.

For more on this story, see Saturday's Killeen Daily Herald.

Contact Kristi Johnson at kristij@kdhnews.com or (254) 501-7548

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