A resident of Newberry, South Carolina, won the lottery one hundred thousand dollars (6.4 million rubles) and almost lost the prize due to carelessness. About it reports UPI.
24 Jan American, who asked to remain anonymous, bought at a gas station lottery ticket Palmetto Cash 5. The next day he checked out the raffle and decided that he had lost. “I looked at a winning combination the other day,” explained thoughtless man. He then threw the ticket in the trash.
The player claims that he drank coffee, checked the game results and realized their mistake. He pulled a lottery ticket from a garbage can and made sure combination of numbers 9-15-25-27-30 really brought a huge jackpot. “I couldn’t believe it,” he admits.
Of the cash prize, the winner decided to give to charity and the remainder to defer payment of College grandchildren.
Earlier in February, it was reported that a resident of Newberry for over 15 years playing the lottery with the same combination of numbers and hit the jackpot. Lottery ticket with their favorite numbers earned him a prize of one hundred thousand dollars.
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