A Staten Island, New York, woman who bought a lottery ticket while wine shopping can afford champagne now ” a lot of it.
She can even buy her own vineyard in upstate New York if she likes.
Jin Ok Choi, 54, came forward as the winner an $85 million Mega Millions jackpot.
Choi said she bought a quick-pick ticket when she saw how big the jackpot for the July 3 drawing had gotten.
“I’m still in shock,” said Choi, who opted for a lump sum of $64 million and will take home $40 million after taxes.
She plans to buy a new condo.
And maybe a few other incidentals…..