A Rock Hill couple planned to grill hamburgers for their dinner.
But that was before one local woman came home with a $250,000 winning lottery ticket. Thanks to their unforeseen windfall, the couple, who did not want to be named, say they went out for a steak dinner to celebrate.
“I was gasping for breath and crying like a baby,” the woman told lottery officials.
She earned the payday by picking up the $10 Win Big scratch-off at the Bi-Lo store on East Main Street in Rock Hill. Her husband was waiting for her when she got home with groceries and the ticket.
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“This is life changing,” he said.
The couple told lottery officials they are using the winnings to renovate their home.
For selling the claimed ticket, the Rock Hill Bi-Lo received a commission of $2,500.