Transcript for Powerball Jackpot Winner Wants to Start Charity
And now awe very rich man has come forward to collect a jackpot most of us can only dream of. This morning the one winner of that $425 million powerball jackpot finally claiming his fortune. The date may say April 1st but this is no joke. The mystery powerball jackpot winner stepping forward and claiming his check for the largest winning jackpot in California history. He still can't really believe it himself and believes it's a prank but the reality it's not. Ray Buxton not showing his face but celebrating his newfound fortune with a fitting yoda t-shirt that reads luck of the jedi I have. That sole winning ticket one of two he purchased for the February 19th drawing picked up at this Chevron convenience store north of San Jose, California. Buxton stopping in for a sandwich but leaving with a ticket worth a lump sum of 242.2 million bucks before taxes. I sat in front of the computer for hours in disbelief checking and rechecking the Numbers, he said. It's amazing how a little slip of paper can change your life. After a bit of traveling Buxton says he plans to use his jaw-dropping jackpot to start a charitable foundation focused on child health, hunger and education. Couldn't have happened to a nicer guy. Reporter: Buxton says he couldn't sleep for days even after the initial shock wore off. That's my kind of insomnia.
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