Anthony Dowe, a man in North Carolina wins $2million Mega millions lottery after hitting 2 deer early in the morning. The day kick started at a very bad note on hitting 2 deer with his brand new car. The man never knew that the sad day was going to turn lucky with the $2 million lottery win.
He lived in Leland, North Carolina where the accident took place said the North Carolina Education lottery on Tuesday morning. He was so sad by the incident that he went back home instead of the workplace and went to sleep.
“After waking up, I checked my lottery tickets. On checking the 4th ticket, I saw the first number matched. Then I progressed slowly for all the numbers and I was shocked to see the miracle. All 5 main numbers matched the winning ticket of the Megamillions lottery. I was overjoyed, especially after the incident in the morning. It made my day” said Anthony Dowe. He also added that “ I showed the lottery ticket to my parents and they too were very happy about it.”
All about the winning amount of lottery
He took his ticket to the store where he got acknowledged about his $1 million win and then on applying 2x Megaplier it exceeded to being $2 million.
Being startled with the win, he went to the lottery office on Monday and claimed the prize. Deducting the axes, out of the $2 millions win, he got back home $1.4 million from the lottery win.
He has planned to fix the things at his parents’ house followed by fixing the car that he trashed that morning. He also wills to pay off his niece’s car with the money and the rest will be put in the savings.
Winning numbers of the Megamillions lottery ticket- 04, 26, 42, 50, 60 Mega ball – 24.
How to play the Mega millions lottery?
- The players are supposed to pick 5 numbers from the integer pool of 1 to 70 and one number from the range of 1 to 25. Numbers can be randomly selected or the QuickPick option is also available for automatic random number generation.
- To win the jackpot all the 5 main numbers and the Mega ball number has to match the winning ticket. For matching fewer balls, second tier prizes are also available.
- Megaplier option multiplies the earned value by 2x,3x, 4x or 5x. This can be applied only for the second tier winnings and not the jackpot.