California guy Rodney Meadows turned a $1,000 lottery win into $10 million, but he isn’t the only multimillion-dollar lucky gambler this holiday season.
A California man had been specially thankful over the Thanksgiving getaway after he won the California scratcher lottery not once but twice in a day that is single albeit at extremely different valuations.
On Monday, November 23, just three days before People in the us gathered around tables to count their blessings, Rodney Meadows walked into a Modesto, California, convenience shop and purchased several $30 tickets that are scratcher.
After won hit for $1,000, he let it ride by purchasing three more tickets.
Some of those three paid off to the tune of $10,000,000.
One in Three Million Chance
‘I could not think it,’ Meadows told neighborhood KCRA news. ‘I’d to ask the clerk at the shop in which he said, ‘You better check it once more.”
Though it’s rather common for scratch-off gamblers to shop for additional tickets after winning a nominal value, it’s incredibly rare for someone to strike twice with prizes over $1,000.
In fact, it’s been 13 years since anybody has one two jackpots in a timespan that is 24-hour more than Meadows’ take.
The manager of the convenience shop said it ‘couldn’t have happened to a guy that is nicer’ and that he felt Meadows was eventually likely to win. ‘He plays compulsively everyday,’ Fast Mart Manager Lakhvir Singh st Continua a leggere