By now, the entire world is well aware of the existence of lottery games that are being played around the world. There are thousands of lottery operators across the globe offering different types of games and plays to millions of participants.
When it comes to lottery games, the world of lottery games is filled with shocking and uncommon stories. One must think that the lottery games are won by only those who are regular and have been playing lottery games for a long time.
This is definitely not the case with lotteries as one of the factors and important elements of lottery games is luck. There are millions of people around the world that have played lottery games for the first time and end up winning prizes.
Although there are calculations and analyses involved in increasing chances of a win, yet winning prizes is the product of sheer luck.
A similar story has recently emerged for a lucky winner who ended up becoming a millionaire though he did not even intend to buy the lottery ticket.
This time, the Virginia Lottery is bringing the story of Brian Butler who ended up winning a huge lottery prize although he did not even intend to purchase the ticket in the first place.
Whether intentional or unintentional, the player did end up purchasing a ticket for Virginia’s New Year’s Millionaire Raffle. This single decision turned out to be the best for the player as he ended up winning $1 million from the game.
The Virginia Lottery also had the opportunity to talk to Brian Butler and get to know the story that led to him winning the prize. The player informed the lottery officials that he is not into playing lottery games and he never played them before.
Brian stated that he had stopped by Sheetz on his way back home to get him some gas and he also wanted to grab a bite. The player stated that as he walked out of the store, his eyes were set upon the Millionaire Raffle ticket.
Therefore, he decided to go ahead and purchase one ticket for Virginia’s New Year’s Millionaire Raffle. The ticket he purchased had the ticket number 151989 and won the player a million-dollar prize on January 1, 2021.
The player was filled with joy and excitement for the win and he ecstatic at his win. The player stated that the news of his win was overwhelming and he was in tremendous surprise when he heard about it.
The player had purchased the lucky ticket from Sheetz that is located at 2016 South Main Street in Farmville. Apart from Brian, three other million-dollar prize-winning tickets were claimed in Virginia Beach, Woodbridge, and Fredericksburg.