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$250,000 Lottery Win Perks Up Hopkins Man
5/9/2017 3:22:24 PM

COLUMBIA, SC (May 10, 2017) After a long day at work, a Hopkins man stopped for coffee and a lottery ticket.

It was the ticket, and not the caffeine, that gave him a jolt.

Sitting at a stop sign he scratched a $250 Grand ticket, uncovering a $250,000 win.

Im going to be driving a new car, he said waiting to collect his prizemoney.

Two top prizes of $250,000 remain in the $250 Grand game, at odds of 1 in 660,000.

For selling the claimed ticket, Corner Pantry #126 in Columbia received a commission of $2,500.

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