DENVER — For “Diego B,” second chances are things he cherishes.
A few years ago, he was homeless in Iowa. Today, he is a rich man in Colorado.
Wednesday, Diego was notified by Colorado Lottery officials, that he won $250,000 off of a second-chance scratch ticket.
The original “Willy Wonka” ticket only cost Diego $10.
The 31-year-old plans to spend the money on land he had purchased outside of Alamosa and donate a portion to the National Park Service.