LONG POND, Pa. (CBS) – A Pennsylvania man is a now a millionaire thanks to an old fortune cookie.READ MORE: Drag Racing On Temple University's Campus Turns Violent, Police Say
Ronnie Martin’s lucky numbers weren’t family birthdays or important dates, but instead the “lucky numbers” were from of paper in a fortune cookie he opened years ago.
Martin, who travels from Long Pond, Pennsylvania to New Jersey every day for work, says he occasionally stops by along the way to pick up a few New Jersey Lottery tickets.READ MORE: 2 Teens Injured In West Philadelphia Shooting, Vehicles, Apartment, Struck By Gunfire, Police Say
On July 24, he bought three Mega Millions tickets, matching five numbers and winning the $1 million prize.
His lucky ticket was purchased at US Gas on 423 Blairstown Road in Hope, Warren County.MORE NEWS: Segura 2 HRs, Nola Sharp, Phillies Beat Mets, Win 4th In Row
Martin says he will use the prize money to pay off his house and current bills.