“I saw all those zeros and I froze,” said the man recovering from colon cancer.
Ronnie Foster He was on his way towards his last day of treatment for colon cancer. He had to go through the last session of chemotherapy and only for that it was already a great day for this man North CarolinaIn America,
But what happened on the visit to the medical center added to her happiness. As disclosed by the network NBCRonnie, a retired employee of the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Stopped to buy lottery tickets at a store 15 minutes away from home.
man from pink hillSomething unexpected happened in a town 90 minutes southeast of Raleigh. He asked for a dollar bill, examined it and He got 5 dollars. won, But it was the beginning of something even better.
With that prize, he first thought of exchanging tickets from the series for another $5 bill. win it all As a result of which even more awards were given. And when he was about to do so, he decided to take out his pocket money and buy another one.
The Decision That Changed Everything
“At the last second, I decided to buy two tickets instead of one”, Told. That decision brought him a huge reward.
He checked the first ticket and found nothing. When he did the same to another, everything was different: “I saw all those zeros and I froze.” had earned something $200,000 On that second ticket.
“I didn’t believe it until I gave it to the counter clerk to scan”Told.
“When the ‘go to the lottery’ sign came on, I started trembling,” she said. spinach at last Will take home about US$141,501 After tax deduction.
“I was already happy because it was my last round of chemotherapy”Foster told the North Carolina Lottery. “It turned out to be my lucky day to win it,” he said.
And he said he plans to use the money to pay for and save on his medical bills: “I have good insurance. But there’s still some cost. This will make it a lot easier.”