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Hammond woman wins $88,000 in lottery

Kulwant Kaur (Source: Louisiana Lottery) Kulwant Kaur (Source: Louisiana Lottery)
HAMMOND, LA (WAFB) -

A Hammond woman won $88,000 in the Louisiana Lottery.

Kulwant Kaur, 54, won the jackpot in May 25th's Easy 5 drawing.

"I saw the numbers match one after another, and I couldn't believe it," said Kaur.

After taxes, Kaur took home $61,677.  She says she plans to treat herself to a new phone and then put the money toward her children's college fund.

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