Roanoke woman wins $150,000 in Virginia Lottery

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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.