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Lexington Couple to “Enjoy Life” with $250,000 Win
9/14/2015 10:15:13 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (September 14, 2015) – Contrary to what her husband thought, a Lexington wife wasn’t kidding around when she said she won the Lottery.

She was serious about winning $250,000.

“I just thought it was too good to be true,” the husband explained, until he saw the winning ticket for himself.

The winner drove straight home from the Mega Stop on Columbia Ave. in Lexington where she bought and won on the Triple Fortune scratch-off to tell her husband the good news.

“It was unbelievable,” she said.

He husband agrees.

“We are going to enjoy life,” he said.

Four top prizes of $250,000 remain in the $10 Triple Fortune game, at odds of 1 in 696,000.

For selling the claimed ticket, Mega Stop in Lexington received a commission of $2,500.

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