New Lottery Game Features Tax-Free $25,000 Game

Friday, September 1st 2006, 9:33 am
By: News On 6

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Oklahomans who like to play the lottery have a new game to play.

A new game called Oklahoma Cash Five allows players to win a maximum prize of $25,000 and the lottery pays the taxes.

Tickets for the new game went on sale Friday morning. Each play is $1.

Players select five numbers, one through 36. Five matching numbers win the jackpot, four matches win $500, three win $10 and two win a free ticket. The odds of winning the jackpot are one in 376,992. The odds of winning any prize are one in 7.6.