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Durham woman wins $4M in lottery

Posted August 30, 2018 9:54 a.m. EDT

A Durham woman bought a winning Millionaire Bucks game worth $4 million. Photo credit: NC Education Lottery.

— A Durham woman is millions richer after winning a $4 million lottery prize.

Linda Tate bought a $20 Millionaire Bucks ticket at the Tri Star Mobil on Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard in Durham.

She claimed the prize, worth $4 million, Wednesday in Raleigh.

She took her winnings in a lump sum that, after state and federal tax withholdings, is worth $1.7 million.