Megan Cooper of Coon Rapids, Minn. won $7,000 playing Quick 7s from the Nebraska Lottery.
Cooper purchased her winning ticket from the Cubby’s Convenience Store at 4232 Redman Ave. in Omaha.
When she came to the Nebraska Lottery office to claim her prize, Cooper said that she scratched off one seven and then another and then another and called her boyfriend Joe from upstairs to come and see. She said she doesn’t play that often, but Joe said she has a lot of luck playing Scratch tickets.
Cooper said that she splits her time between Nebraska and Minnesota and plans to spend some of her winnings on her baby and some on heading back to Minnesota for a while.
As a $1 Scratch game from the Nebraska Lottery, Quick 7s offers players the chance to win cash prizes from $1 to $7,000. The chances of winning $7,000 are 1 in 720,000 while the chances of winning any prizes are 1 in 3.60.