ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) According to the Virginia Lottery, June Whorley of Roanoke won $150,000 in a Virginia Lottery scratcher game.
Virginia Lottery says Whorley intended to only buy a bag of ice when she stopped by the Wilmont Market at 3605 Shenandoah Avenue NW in Roanoke. Whorley also decided to buy a Casino Cheer ticket from the Virginia Lottery at the Wilmont Market.
After scratching the ticket, she learned she had won $150,000.
"I just started screaming!" she recalled. "My heart started burning!"
According to the Virginia Lottery, the chances of winning the top prize in Casino Cheer are 1 in 795,600. They also say the chances of winning any prize in this game are 1 in 4.23.
Whorley says she has no immediate plans for her winnings.