A truck driver from Tennessee nearly threw away a Powerball ticket worth $1 million, Fox 17 in Nashville reports.
A Nashville man nearly tossed a Powerball ticket worth $1 million in the trash.
John Young, a truck driver that purchased the ticket at a Love's Travel Stop in Jackson, Tenn., almost threw away the winning ticket when he misread the numbers, Fox 17 in Nashville reports. After double-checking the ticket, he collected his prize at Tennessee Lottery's Nashville office.
Young becomes the 28th winner of a $1 million or more Powerball ticket since the lottery began.
The Mega Millions estimated jackpot of $600 million is causing lotto fever across Orlando. Food and Lotto on Semoran Boulevard is one of the busiest spots in Central Florida, and many consider it one of the luckiest.