Someone is $1.1 million richer after winning the highest jackpot ever paid at the Osage Casino in Tulsa.
On Aug. 19, a guest (who wishes to remain anonymous) was playing a “Wizard of Oz” slot machine and hit the jackpot on a wide area progressive, the casino said in a news release. A wide area progressive electronic gaming machine is linked together with other machines at unrelated casinos.
The total jackpot of $1,165,889.53 is the largest in the history of the Tulsa casino, which opened in 2005.
“We’re excited for our guest and the fact this is our largest jackpot won at Osage Casino,” Osage Casino General Manager Stephan Burris said in the release. “This event came during Osage Casino’s Seventh Anniversary celebration when guests were winning prizes and experiencing many winning moments at the closest gaming attraction to downtown Tulsa.”
The Osage Casino in Tulsa has more than 1,100 electronic gaming machines, table games and a poker room. The casino enterprise’s Web site is at www.osagecasinos.com.