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Michigan man wins $2M lottery after clerk gives him wrong ticket

Submitted by wisepowder on Wed, 11/25/2020 - 18:05

Michigan man wins $2M lottery after clerk gives him wrong ticket

A man in suburban Detroit was given the wrong lottery ticket. But there was no mistake about the result: a $2 million winner.Get more news about 菲律宾牛博包网,you can vist nb68.com

The Michigan Lottery said the man stopped at a gas station in Eastpointe, Michigan, to put air in a tire. He needed change for the air machine and also asked for a $10 Lucky 7's scratch-off ticket.

"The clerk handed me the $20 ticket by mistake. He offered to exchange it for me but something told me to keep it. I am sure glad I did!” the man said in a statement released Tuesday by the Lottery.

The name of the 57-year-old man wasn’t released. He decided to take a lump sum of about $1.3 million instead of $2 million spread over many years, the Lottery said.A $1.4 million winning Lotto+ ticket was sold at a liquor store south of Colorado Springs, according to the Colorado Lottery.

A $1.4 million winning Lotto+ ticket was sold at a liquor store south of Colorado Springs, according to the Colorado Lottery.The ticket was for Saturday night’s drawing. It was sold at the Liquor Stop at Fontaine Boulevard and Fountain Mesa Road.