MILLBRAE (CBS SF) — A 21-year-old man won $750,000 from a $10 lottery ticket he bought at a gas station in Millbrae, lottery officials said Friday.
Dominic Gomez bought the ticket at the 76 gas station at 5 El Camino Real. The $750,000 sum is the top prize given for the $10 Mystery Crossword Scratchers tickets, California Lottery said.READ MORE: UPDATE: 2 Pedestrians Killed, 1 Hurt In Horrific San Jose Collision
“I’m really calm right now, but this is about to change my life,” Gomez said in a statement.READ MORE: High-Power Weaponry Seized During Santa Rosa Safeway Parking Lot Arrest
Lottery officials said that $10 Mystery Crossword Scratchers are part of an effort to give out more prizes and more money to public education.MORE NEWS: San Mateo Sheriff's Office Warns of Scam Call Impersonating Deputy
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