WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. —A Vietnam War veteran and retired Postal Service worker from Greensboro said he’s “been praising the Lord” after he won a nearly $1 million lottery prize Wednesday.
In a unique lottery game called the Bigger Spin, the North Carolina Education Lottery said the Triad man, Truman Caddell, spun a giant prize wheel at a live event and won $900,000.
A Durham cook, Seima Garcia, taking her turn, also landed on a $400,000 prize.
The two North Carolinians got their chance to take a turn at the prize wheel as part of the $10 Bigger Spin game.
They arrived at the Bigger Spin Live set Wednesday guaranteed to take home at least $400,000.