Double Play: Man Wins $1 Million Lottery Jackpot For Second Time

January 11, 2012 Updated Jan 11, 2012 at 2:28 PM EDT

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Double Play: Man Wins $1 Million Lottery Jackpot For Second Time

January 11, 2012 Updated Jan 11, 2012 at 2:28 PM EDT

An Illinois man has struck it rich for the second time.

According to a news release from the Illinois Lottery, a Lombard (Ill.) man won a $1 Million jackpot for the second time in nine years through the Merry Millionaire instant ticket game.

The man plans to use his latest lottery winnings to play bill and send his two younger children to college, according to the Illinois Lottery release.

Read the Illinois Lottery news release (pdf format) HERE.