The recent rise in gas prices had Steven Tuttle avoiding Ingles on Highland Lake Road in Flat Rock for gas and lottery tickets. But when he saw the price had gone down a bit, he stopped bought a $1,000,000 Bonus Cash scratch-off ticket and started filling up with gas.
He stopped filling up when he realized the ticket was a million dollar winner. He later chose to receive his prize in a single payment of $415,503 net of all taxes. He says he will use the money to pay off his house.