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Weird News Nearly 1,400 People Hit the Lottery With Same Winning Numbers: 2222

19:10  05 october  2019
19:10  05 october  2019 Source:   insideedition.com

Grandmother Prays for Money, Wins Lottery

Grandmother Prays for Money, Wins Lottery The odds of Wendy Johnson winning were literally one in a million. Hallelujah! A grandmother in North Carolina prayed for lottery winnings, and they were answered to the tune of $1 million. Wendy Johnson was shopping for flowers when she got the call she’d won a second chance drawing. Her entry was chosen from 983,012 others in the $300,000,000 Supreme Riches drawing, according to the North Carolina Educational Lottery. “I never thought  I’d win but I was praying,” Johnson told lotto officials. “When I got the phone call, I actually thought I’d won one of the smaller drawings.

1 , 400 people picked all 2s as their lottery numbers —now they're splitting a .4 million prize. More than a thousand people in South Carolina are at least a couple of thousand dollars richer this week after they all played the same combination of winning lottery numbers in a record-breaking drawing.

Roughly 1 , 400 people played the same winning numbers in a recent lottery drawing in South Carolina leading to .4 million dollar payout. The Lottery said people began lining up an hour before the payoff office opened on Monday morning. The weather’s not all that’s HOT in Columbia

a close up of a newspaper: South Carolina Educational Lottery officials are paying out a record prize of $3.4 million in last Saturday’s Pick 4 game. © Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. South Carolina Educational Lottery officials are paying out a record prize of $3.4 million in last Saturday’s Pick 4 game.

Imagine finding out you’ve won the lottery, but you have to split the winnings with almost 1400 other people. 

CNBC reports that it happened in South Carolina, after they all happened to select the same exact winning numbers in the state’s Pick 4 game: 2-2-2-2.

South Carolina Educational Lottery officials are paying out a record prize of $3.4 million in last Saturday’s game. 

However, officials say not everyone will get an equal payout. It all depends on how much they spent on their ticket. One person played the winning combination 16 times, snagging them $80,000.

Most will take home between $2,500-$5,000.


Lottery results: Winning National Lottery Lotto and Thunderball numbers confirmed .
The estimated jackpot was £5millionThe winning Lotto numbers were: 02, 11, 16, 46, 51 and 58, with the bonus ball of 31.

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