(CNN) – A Virginia father’s run to buy chocolate milk at 7-Eleven turned into a windfall of $1 million.
Virginia Lottery officials said Wednesday that North Chesterfield’s Dennis Willoughby went to his local 7-Eleven store to buy chocolate milk for his kids when he decided to buy a scratch-off lottery ticket.
Willoughby is the second player to win the jackpot in this game. There’s another jackpot winning ticket out there.
Lottery officials said the odds of winning are 1 in 1,632,000.
The lucky dad had the option to receive the full prize of $1 million in annual payments over 30 years or a one-time cash payment of $640,205 before taxes. chose the latter.
Although it’s not a million dollars, you can still buy a lot of chocolate milk.