A California guy won the greatest SuperLotto Plus reward in almost a decade by chance.
He became $82 million richer and immortalized in lottery history with his life-changing victory.
M. Shadoian bought the winning ticket at Spring Valley Market in Victorville on Aug. 5, according to the California Lottery.
The $82 million jackpot roll took nearly nine months. Shadoian won. The California Lottery said that Shadoian prefers seclusion and has not made any public pronouncements.
Shadoian bought his ticket at Spring Valley Market, which received $410,000.
The prolonged SuperLotto Plus streak raised $88.4 million for public education, promoting California Lottery's aim to fund public schools.