BOISE A Moscow woman says she nearly fainted after learning she had won $250,000 on an Idaho Lottery scratch game.

Betty Kelson bought the winning ticket for the Idaho $250,000 Jackpot game at the Rosauers in Moscow last Wednesday.

I scratched it right there and thought I d won my money back, said Kelson about her winning experience. Then I really looked at it and just didn t believe it. My knees where shaking, I nearly fainted, and then I had the gals at Rosauers check it for me. Then I told my husband and he didn t believe me.

Kelson has plans for her winnings and says the entire amount is already spent.

For selling the winning ticket, Rosauers will receive a $20,000 bonus from the Idaho Lottery.

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