Chatsworth SuperLotto Plus Winner Has Until Thursday to Claim $63 Million Prize

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Like a magical horse-drawn carriage that transforms into a pumpkin at midnight, someone's winning $63-million lottery ticket is about to turn into a worthless scrap of paper, according to California Lottery officials.

A sign posted on Aug. 10, 2015, at a Chatsworth 7-Eleven refers to a winning ticket sold at the store. (Credit: KTLA)

A sign posted on Aug. 10, 2015, at a Chatsworth 7-Eleven refers to a winning ticket sold at the store. (Credit: KTLA)

A winning SuperLotto Plus ticket purchased at a Chatsworth convenience store in August has yet to be redeemed at a California Lottery office, even though a deadline is fast approaching.

If the lucky winner fails to show up at a lottery office by 5 p.m. Thursday, they will forfeit the jackpot, officials say.

β€œAt this point, the odds are slim of anybody coming forward,” lottery spokesman Alex Traverso said.

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