Thomas Tworek of Colubmus won $40,000 playing Holiday Cash Blast from the Nebraska Lottery.
Tworek told Lottery officials when he claimed his prize January 2 that he had never won before. He purchased his ticked from Corner Stop at 220 23rd St. in Columbus on New Year’s Day.
As a $5 game from the Nebraska Lottery, Holiday Cash Blast offers players a chance to win prizes from $5 to $40,000. The chances of winning $40,000 are 1 in 120,000 while the odds of winning any prize are 1 in 2.30.