The family had been having a lot of health issues, including a heart attack for the father, when luck decided to intervene. They anonymous couple were actually at a hospital emergency room when the wife realized their Mega Millions entry had matched five of six numbers drawn.
Suddenly they were $2 million richer. A double-check at a nearby store confirmed their win. Now finally they had financial relief. They claimed the ticket the next Monday.
Casey’s General Store 2839, 210 E. Franklin, in Pomona earned a $1,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.