Gerald Roger Wade, from Murfreesboro, Tennessee, won a prize of 1,5 million playing a progressive slot machine at the Fitzgerald Hotel & Casino in Tunica, Mississippi.
According to Wade, he only spent 20 bucks at the Beverly Hillbillies before hitting the jackpot for an amazing $1,389,381 prize.
Wade, who’s a professional truck driver, has stayed several times at the Fitzgerald for the past years. When asked about his plans for the money, the 58-year-old winner said that he’s going to buy a house and marry his fiancée; they have been dating for 12 years.
The Fitzgerald Hotel & Casino offers more than 1,324 slots and 34 table games. Some of the offered games are blackjack, roulette and poker. The hotel has 507 rooms and suites directly connected to the casino facilities.