Lexington woman named first $1 million lottery winner


FRANKFORT, Ky (WEHT) – Someone in Kentucky is now $1 million richer.

Patricia Short, of Lexington, is the first $1 million vaccination lottery winner. Gov. Andy Beshear surprised her and her husband Gary at the governor’s office in Frankfort.

Five students are also going to receive scholarships to any in-state college. The next winners will be announced on July 30 and August 27. 

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