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Woman wins the lottery 30 times in one day

Each of the woman's 30 plays won the $5,000 top prize.
Credit: Deborah Brown/Virginia Lottery
Deborah Brown stands with a check from the Virginia Lottery, which she won 30 times.

Sometimes it’s better to be lucky than good.

Richmond resident Deborah Brown won the Virginia Lottery 30 times on Feb. 11, WTRV reported.

"I nearly had a heart attack!" Brown told the station.

Brown initially bought 20 Pick 4 tickets with the numbers: 1-0-3-1 at a gas station in Chesterfield County. She bought 10 more tickets with the same numbers later in the day.

Each of her 30 plays won the $5,000 top prize.

WTRV reported she recently picked up her check for $150,000.

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