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Dillwyn man wins $225,000 in Virginia Lottery’s Treasure Hunt game

A Dillwyn man has won $225,000 with a Treasure Hunt scratcher ticket according to the Virginia Lottery.

David Tolliver walked into his favorite store, Jake’s Gas N Go, 4108 James Madison Hwy., Fork Union, and asked the clerk for a winning lottery ticket. “Try this,” she said, handing him a Treasure Hunt scratcher ticket.

Odds of winning any prize in this game are 1 in 4.31. The school custodian said he has no immediate plans for his winnings except to pay bills.

According to the Virginia Lottery, Tolliver purchased the winning ticket on Monday and claiming his prize Tuesday.