Wins $50,000 Top Prize
With his home about to be foreclosed upon, he added, “I feel really happy now. I’ve been racking my brain trying to figure out how to save my home. This win certainly takes the pressure off now.”
The ecstatic winner, who has worked for the Vulcan stove manufacturing company for 37 years, said he his good fortune was a result of playing multiples of 8’s. His winning numbers were 8,16,24,32, and 39. The 55-year-old single-man said that the first thing he’ll do tomorrow is call the bank to arrange payment.
The winning ticket was purchased at the Royal Farm Store #21 on North Point Rd. in Baltimore.