Warwick man hits jackpot with $2,500 Win for Life ticket

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An Orange County man had a big stroke of luck at his local deli last week.

Chris McManus, a longtime customer at Kwik Mart in Warwick, bought a $2,500 a week Win for Life scratch-off that wound up being a winner.

McManus is reportedly taking a lump sum on his winnings. It was not immediately clear what that sum would be.

According to the New York Lottery, the chances of winning the Win for Life are one in five million.

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