Electrician Wins Lottery’s First $1 Million Second-Chance Prize
Because he works in Rifle, Beamon didn’t learn of his win until Monday. The electrician plans to use the money to buy two new trucks – one for himself and another for his son. He will also set up a savings account for his two-year-old grandson and share some of his winnings with his mother in
A regular Lotto player, Beamon’s entry into the Colorado Millionaire drawing marks the first time he’s participated in one of the Lottery’s second-chance drawings.
The Colorado Lottery holds about 10 second-chance drawings annually for select Scratch games. Players can enter their non-winning tickets for the second-chance drawings by mail or via the Internet. To see the current list of games that qualify for drawings, visit https://www.coloradolottery.com/games/scratch/secondchance/index.cfm?location=29.
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