Man drowns with winning lottery ticket in his pocket
The victim allegedly drowned with a winning lottery ticket in his pocket in the amount of $ 45,000. The accident occurred in Caseville, Michigan.
On Friday, September 24, a 57-year-old man was found dead on a beach in the town of Caseville, Michigan, with a winning lottery ticket in his pocket , The New York Post reports . The investigators “concluded in an accidental death by drowning”, one explains in the columns of the newspaper Le Progrès .
“He’s a great guy, he was there every day,” said the bar owner. When he won he was “super excited,” she commented. Before his death, Gregory Jarvis had just won $ 45,000 (or about 38,000 euros) in the Club Keno lottery in the bar “The Blue Water “ on September 13, but the man was unable to cash his winnings. He was waiting for the renewal of his Social Security card to recover the jackpot.
As explained by our colleagues, those who win winnings of more than 600 dollars at the “Michigan Lottery” must present their photo ID and their “up to date” Social Security card to leave with their check.
He couldn’t take advantage of his win … A 57-year-old man was found dead on a beach in the town of Caseville, Michigan, USA with a ticket in his pocket winner at Club Keno, an American lottery reports the New York Post .