Woman Claims $3 Million Lottery Prize Days before Ticket Expires

A Virginia woman is  three-million-dollars richer after barely beating a deadline to collect  her lottery winnings.  Ina Fernandez bought teh winning Mega Millions  ticket last September, but didn't realize it was a winner until a month  later.  She then kept the ticket in her purse for another two months  until she heard Virginia lottery officials announce the winner could  expire this week.  She claimed her winnings just days before it  expired. 

Source:  Metro News