A Perth, Ont., man won big this week, bringing in $1 million from Lotto 649.
According to OLG, John Conroy of Perth has been a regular lotto player for 30 years.
This is the 69-year-old’s first big win. He says he was blown over when he realized he hit the jackpot.
“I scanned my ticket using the OLG Lottery App and when I saw the screen, it was unbelievable,” Conroy said.
He is a father of two and grandfather of four.
The retiree plans to pay for his grandchildren’s post-secondary education.
“The first one starts university in September,” he said. “And maybe we’ll buy a new car.”
As for the rest, Conroy says he’s still trying to figure out what to do with it.
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