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Dillon man wins $1M lottery jackpot

(Source: South Carolina Education Lottery) (Source: South Carolina Education Lottery)
Columbia, SC -

COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) – A Dillon man has won a $1 million prize from the South Carolina Education Lottery.

Charlie Jackson received a phone call on his lunch break from officials on Monday stating that he won the $1 million prize in the "Cash Bonanza Bonus Second-Chance Promotion."

"It is a dream come true," Jackson said. "I can't believe [it] happened to me."

Jackson said his wife nor his friends and co-workers believed him. He decided to drive to Columbia to claim his prize and surprise his wife with the check.

He plans to use a portion of the winnings to fix-up his house.

For more information, visit www.sceducationlottery.com.

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