Rustburg man wins $100K playing Virginia Lottery

Kevin Dawson (Virginia Lottery)

RUSTBURG, Va. (WSET) - A Rustburg man won $100,000 by playing the Virginia Lottery.

According to the Virginia Lottery, Kevin Dawson found he won the Virginia Lottery Cash 5.

“I couldn’t believe it!” he said as he claimed his prize. “I thought I was dreaming!”

He bought the ticket for the June 18 drawing at the Quik-E Foods on Wards Road in Lynchburg.

Dawson told lottery officials he selected his numbers using a combination of birthdays and lucky numbers.

His fiancé won $50,000 in the same drawing using those same numbers, according to the Virginia Lottery.

The chances of winning the $100,000 top prize are 1 in 278,256.

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