Long Sault man scratches way to $100,000

In this provided photo, Bodo Schmidt of Long Sault, Ont. celebrates his $100,000 win on an instant scratch ticket on Friday, February 19, 2021. (OLG via Newswatch Group)

LONG SAULT – A Long Sault man has won $100,000 in an instant scratch ticket.

Bodo Schmidt got the top prize on a $5 Instant Crossword Tripler, which he called a pleasant surprise.

“It’s been quite a windfall for us, It will enhance our lives,” the 73-year-old retiree said when picking up his prize.

He plans to share the windfall with family and loved ones.

The ticket was sold at the Mac’s in Long Sault.

In this provided photo, Bodo Schmidt of Long Sault, Ont. celebrates his $100,000 win on an instant scratch ticket on Friday, February 19, 2021. (OLG via Newswatch Group)
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