An Iowa Mechanic Won $40 Million Lotto Prize

A 61 year old mechanic from Dubuque Iowa won $40 million Looto jackpot on first April Draw.

Initially, he thought of it as an April fool event, but later after confirming his ticket he jumped with joy.

He decided to opt for the cash option in which he will receive $21.28 million.

Other option for Lotto winners is the lump sum option in which the amount is paid in an annuity over a period of few years.  

Lotto America is played in 13 states of the US and offer many awards and winnings like the powerballs and Mega Millions already played in the US.

The winning mechanic stated that he would use the funds to support his family and make donations to help young patients.

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