A resident of South Carolina won the lottery $ 400 million

A resident of South Carolina won the lottery $ 400 million

The winner of the jackpot US Powerball lottery in the amount of $ 400 million is a resident of South Carolina. As announced on Monday, September 23, representatives of the organizing committee of a lottery winning ticket holder decided to keep his name secret.

In this case, a resident of South Carolina, told the organizers of the lottery, which bought the winning ticket, stay at one of the petrol stations to buy his wife a hot dog. The store at the gas station hot dog was not there, and then he decided to spend $ 20 on a lottery ticket. According to the owner of the jackpot - the fourth-largest in US history, the lottery ticket he purchased the second time in his life.

A resident of South Carolina won the lottery $ 400 million

Under the terms of the Powerball lottery, the winner can get a whole won sum in installments over 29 years, or to agree to a lump sum, while losing some funds. If a resident of South Carolina, choose the second option of a win, he can count on 233 million dollars.