Orange County man wins $2-million playing Mega Millions
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - According to the Virginia Lottery, an Orange County man won $2-million playing Mega Millions.
Paul Christensen’s of Rhoadesville bought a ticket using Easy Pick and matched five of the six winning numbers. He missed the Mega Ball number.
Normally the prize would be $1-million, but Christensen bought the Megaplier for an extra dollar. The extra buck doubled his winnings to $2-million.
The ticket was bought from he BP-Shorts Food Mart in Unionville. The store will receive a $10,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.
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