Pee Dee man wins $300K on $10 scratch-off ticket

Published: Aug. 11, 2022 at 11:53 AM EDT
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FLORENCE, S.C. (WMBF) – A Florence man has overcome one in 900,000 odds to win big on a lotto ticket.

The winner discovered he had won $300,000 while scratching the $10 Red Cherry Tripler ticket.

Immediately after the discovery, he told his wife, who was over the moon.

“She was more excited than I was,” he said.

The ticket was purchased from the Oakland Grocery on Oakland Ave. in Florence. The store will receive a $3,000 commission for selling the ticket.

As for the prize money, the couple plans to pay off their house.

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