Woman from Chiefland wins big off of scratch-off ticket

CHEIFLAND, Fla. (WCJB) -- A woman from Chiefland has won one million dollars.

Melissa Eager, 48, claimed one-million dollars from playing the twenty dollar Monopoly Jackpot scratch-off game.

She chose to receive the money as a one-time lump sum of $715,000.

The ticket was purchased at the Shop & Hop in Fanning Springs. The retailer will receive a two-thousand dollar bonus commission for selling the winning ticket.