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Unexpected Fortune: Hardin County Resident Wins $100K During Downtime

In a stroke of extraordinary luck, a Hardin County man clinched a $100,000 jackpot while he was merely passing time. The fortuitous event unfolded on May 17, when he decided to play the Kentucky Lottery online.

Choosing to stay anonymous, the lucky winner recounted how he was idly trying to while away the hours before the unexpected windfall struck. His first reaction was to share the incredible news with his wife, even needing to send a screenshot to convince her of the win.

The prize money, amounting to a neat $72,000 after taxes, was promptly handed over the following Monday. With the newfound wealth, the winner and his wife plan to clear their debts. “This is really going to go a long way to knocking out our debts and will move us ahead of schedule,” he expressed, looking forward to a more secure financial future.

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