He told lottery officials that he regularly stops at the station to fill up his gas tank and buy lottery tickets after leaving the nearby Walmart.
“I couldn’t believe it,” he said, according to CNN. “My family was shocked when I broke the news.”
In January, an Idaho woman claimed $500,000 after winning back-to-back lottery jackpots in only two days.
“I couldn’t believe it,” Orlene Peterson said at the time.