POOLER, GA (WTOC) - A woman who works for a beauty supply store in Pooler has be awarded a $40,000 Georgia Lottery prize. Ashley Wright of Pooler won her top prize playing the instant game 10X The Money.
She was on her way to pick up her brother from school when she stopped at Ogeechee Chevron, 3912 Ogeechee Road in Savannah, and purchased a ticket.
"I scratched it in the car," said Wright, 18. "I was in tears."
Wright intends to open a convenience store with her winnings.