Becker wins $300,000 lottery prize


CLIVE — A Wilton man has won a $300,000 lottery prize.

Jeffrey Becker of Wilton won the eighth and final top prize in the Iowa Lottery’s “$300,000 Platinum Cash” scratch game. He bought his winning ticket at Kum & Go, 822 First Ave. in Coralville, and claimed his prize at lottery headquarters in Clive.

Once the final top prize in a scratch game is claimed, distribution ends and the game is pulled from shelves. For more information about Iowa Lottery scratch games, visit