While making a Cash5 Advance Action purchase, Dawn rummaged through her purse for an earlier unchecked Cash5 ticket and handed it to the clerk.
I was completely unaware until I heard the terminal say, “Congratulations.’
I thought maybe I won $100. When the clerk told me I won $100,000I was stunned. I had to go to my car to calm down and gather my thoughts before I could drive home, Dawn said.
Dawn, a special education paraprofessional at Thalberg Elementary School in Southington, collected a check for $68,300 (prize value after taxes).
We’re thinking about taking a family vacation to Aruba. We’re also going to put money away for the kids’ college, Dawn said.