HANOVER, VA (WWBT) - A Hanover woman won a $1 million prize from a Virginia Lottery scratch ticket.
Joan Hennis was cashing in a $50 winner at the Fas Mart on Sliding Hill Road when she decided to get a "100X the Money" ticket.
"Something just told me to buy another one," Hennis said.
That "something" didn't lie - turns out the ticket was worth a million dollars!
"I said, 'No, this can't be true!' I thought it was a joke," Hennis said.
Hennis won one of the three $1 million prizes for the "100X the Money" game. The top prize, $10 million, is still out there.
Hennis opted to take the one-time cash option of $630,915 before taxes.
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