A young man of Hispanic origin, who lives in Sandford, North Carolina, named Ismael Jiménez, He went from living a normal and quiet day to one of the best of his life when in the blink of an eye he found out that he had won a good lottery prize.
It turns out that recently, leaving work, he stopped at a gas station and there decided to purchase a $ 5 lottery scratch-off from the North Carolina Education Lottery to try your luck, as he generally never gambles on these types of games.
Unbelievably, when he finished scratching the ticket, he found out that he had won $ 200,000, the top prize in this lottery game.
“I thought it was too good to be true. I felt blessed, ”Jiménez said, recalling the moment he discovered his award. The next day he went to tell his parents and asked them to verify and confirm his victory.
Jiménez, who works as a grocer, said that winning the lottery was all “a dream” and revealed that also, has decided to give away all his money to very special people in his life, who have been with him at all times and who helped him become the person he is today.
“I’m going to give it to my parents. They have been through a lot. I feel like they deserve it. They can pay for their house, fix their cars and take care of the bills they may have, ”said the lucky man to the NC Education Lottery.
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