An Okotokian recently won a hefty chunk of change.

According to the Western Canada Lottery Corporation, Richard Ford's "The Bigger Spin" ticket won him $10,000 as well as a chance to spin an actual wheel at a lottery event.

big spin winnerPhoto courtesy of WCLC.


Ford could've won between $200,000 and $1 million at the spin event and ended up walking away with $800,000.

He bought his ticket at the Country Mercantile in the hamlet of Ardrossan.

With his winnings, Ford is planning to pay off some debt and take his wife on a trip.