Unclaimed $7.75M winning lottery ticket bought in Humble expires soon

HUMBLE, Texas (KTRK) -- Check your ticket! A $7.75 million Lotto Texas jackpot-winning ticket is still unclaimed and will expire soon, according to the Texas Lottery.

The winning Quick Pick ticket was purchased at Fuel Zone on FM 1960 Road West in Humble, and the prize has gone unclaimed since Jan. 9.

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The numbers were 3-11-23-35-41-54.

The cash value option was selected at the time of the purchase, so the claimant will receive $6,197,606.84 before taxes.

So, dig up that ticket you bought a while back and take another look at it because if you're the winner, you have until July 8 at 5 p.m. to claim your money. The ticket holder may claim the prize at the Texas Lottery headquarters in Austin.

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The lottery commission said if you believe you are the winner, call 800-375-6886 to complete an initial inquiry on the ticket and to schedule an appointment to complete the processing of the claim.

"We encourage our Lotto Texas players to check the numbers again and if your numbers match, sign the back of the ticket and contact us to request an appointment to claim your prize," said Gary Grief, the executive director of the Texas Lottery.

After 180 days go by after the draw date, the ticket holder forfeits any claim to a prize, according to the company. The deadline may be extended for a period of time for certain eligible military personnel.

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