Bowie Man Finds Fast $50,000 Lottery Win

Claims second-tier prize on FAST PLAY Lucky Numbers game

A Bowie man just got his lucky break. His first attempt playing the Maryland Lottery’s FAST PLAY Lucky Numbers game led to his first big Lottery win of $50,000.

The 30-year-old is no stranger to Lottery games and plays several times a week at the Forbes BP gas station, which is located at 9701 Annapolis Road in Lanham. The loyal player was intrigued when he first heard about FAST PLAY games and took his chance on the $10 Lucky Numbers game. He knew right away that he won.

“I couldn’t believe it,” he said. The happy Prince George’s County resident has already shared the great news of his Lottery luck with family members and close friends. When asked of his plans for his prize, the winner said he will save it.

The Lucky Numbers game has a progressive top prize that starts at $100,000. Players can search for 28 more progressive top prizes, 40 more $50,000 prizes along with others ranging from $10 to $10,000. Up-to-the-minute progressive top prize amounts are printed on tickets. Also, the estimated top prize is updated every 15 minutes at, on the MD Lottery mobile app and on the retailer’s monitor near the cash register.