Random purchase two identical lottery tickets have enriched the American resident of the city of Newark, state of Delaware, tens of thousands of dollars. It is reported by news portal UPI.
61-year-old American decided to buy for a family of four lottery ticket. In the store, he found that he only have enough money for three tickets. He came back the next day and accidentally bought the fourth ticket with the same combination of numbers that was on one of them previously purchased tickets.
“After drawing, I scanned the first ticket and learned that I had hit the jackpot — says the winner. — Later I checked the second ticket, which turned out to be the winning one. I was shaking with joy. I could not believe it.” Both tickets have brought a successful American of 50 thousand dollars (about three million rubles each).
With all the winnings he plans to pay off the debts and to make savings for the future.
In April of 2019, it was reported that in the U.S. state of Oregon, the couple made a mistake and got the big jackpot. Michael the Payroll and his wife was going to buy a regular ticket for two dollars, but by mistake bought a ticket for a dollar more expensive, which increases potential winnings in three times. As a result, they have won 150 thousand dollars (9.3 million rubles at the current exchange rate).
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