A husband and wife from Southeastern Massachusetts have now each cashed winning $1 million Massachusetts State Lottery instant tickets.
The husband, in fact, has won twice.
Janet Pflaumer-Phillips of Lakeville claimed her $1 million prize on Monday. She won on a $30 "Diamond Millions" instant ticket, according to the Massachusetts State Lottery. She bought the ticket at A&A Petro, 381 West Grove St. in Middleborough, which will receive a $10,000 bonus for selling it.
Her husband, Kevin, won his $1 million prizes in April of 2014 and September of 2016. His winning tickets were purchased at Trucchi's Supermarket, 438 West Grove Street in Middleborough, and Shaw's, 95 Washington St. in Canton.
Janet plans to help family and friends with her money, according to the Massachusetts Lottery.
There are 78 additional $1 million prizes remaining in the "Diamond Millions" instant ticket game, according to the Lottery.