Man didn’t realize he won nearly $2 million lottery until 5 months later
Better past due than by no means.
One Colorado guy didn’t realize he won nearly $2 million after a drawing until he checked his price tag — 5 months later.
The Denver guy instructed Colorado Lottery officers he purchased a Lotto drawing price tag for Nov. 18, 2017, however didn’t take it to a shop to be checked until April 2018 as a result of he prefers to attend until he has a number of tickets to scan directly.
One of his scanned tickets brought about him to “Claim at Lottery.”
“I immediately logged into the mobile app and checked my numbers for that date. I was completely stunned,” he stated.
The guy found out he had won a jackpot of $1,996,761.
He stated he’d heard there was once a large winner within the Nov. 18 drawing, however “I never thought it was going to be me.”
The guy accrued his winnings within the type of a $983,380 lump sum.
He stated he plans to pay some expenses, save for retirement and “have a little fun” with the cash.
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