'If you play long enough, you'll win' says 2-time Sumter Co. lottery winner

'If you play long enough, you'll win' says 2-time Sumter Co. lottery winner

SUMTER COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A Sumter County man is celebrating his second big lottery win after taking home a $200,000 prize Thursday.

Several years ago he won $100,000 playing the same Palmetto Cash 5 game.

"I'm not lucky," said the man, who didn't want to be identified. He said he's just persistent and he never misses a drawing.

"If you play long enough, you'll win," he explained.

His bought his winning ticket for Wednesday night's drawing at Dalzell Grocery on the Thomas Sumter Hwy. in Dalzell. His ticket matched all five numbers drawn: 13, 28, 32, 36 and 38.

Because he Powered-up, his prize doubled to $200,000 when a 2 multiplier was selected.

With his first lottery win, he said he took care of his needs, but this time he's going to help others with the winnings.

The odds of winning $200,000 playing Palmetto Cash 5 are 1 in 1,003,884.

For selling the claimed ticket, Dalzell Grocery received a commission of $2,000.

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