4 homeless folks received huge after a scratchcard handed to them by a charitable gambler drew 50,000 euros ($59,000), French lottery operator FDJ stated Tuesday.
The 4 males of their thirties had been begging outdoors a lottery store within the western port metropolis of Brest when a departing buyer handed them a scratchcard bought for one euro.
“What a shock for the 4 younger males once they found a win not of 5 euros, however of fifty,000 euros,” the operator stated in an announcement.
The 4 divvied up the windfall equally, FDJ stated.
“They had been dumbfounded, however lucid,” a spokesperson instructed AFP, including the quartet appeared to haven’t any instant plans for the cash, besides to depart city rapidly.
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