A Michigan man died with a successful $62,000 lottery ticket in his wallet, police said.

Authorities believe Greg Jarvis drowned throughout an incident on his boat.

His body was found on a Saginaw Bay seashore very last 7 days, Caseville Police Chief Kyle Romzek informed WJRT-Tv set.

Mr Jarvis, 57, was at the Blue Drinking water Inn in Caseville on September 13 when he gained $62,000 taking part in Club Keno, a Michigan Lottery activity, proprietor Dawn Talaski said.

Lotto winner Gregory Jarvis’ overall body was uncovered listen to his boat in Michigan waters very last thirty day period. (Fb)

But Mr Jarvis couldn’t straight away accumulate the winnings mainly because he didn’t have a Social Protection card, which was needed to get the prize, Ms Talaski explained.

Mr Jarvis was final observed at the bar shopping for beverages for friends on September 19, but he nonetheless was waiting around for a card and hadn’t acquired his revenue, Ms Talaski claimed.

Law enforcement were being named September 24 when a system was observed around a boat that belonged to Mr Jarvis. An autopsy was done.

“We are pondering that he was tying up his boat, slipped and fell, strike his head, and that is the place he finished up in the h2o. No foul enjoy suspected,” Main Romzek said.

The profitable ticket was supplied to Mr Jarvis’ family.