Lightning Strikes Twice at Empire City Casino; Record-Holder Theresa P. of Ossining Hits Second Million Dollar-Plus Jackpot on Wheel of Fortune® Slot Machine in Five-Month Span

(Yonkers, NY) The time-honored adage that “lightning never strikes twice” was debunked like a thunderbolt at Empire City Casino this past weekend. Theresa P., who previously hit a record-breaking $2,919,162.81 Wheel of Fortune® jackpot on March 11, 2018, has done it again.

Almost five months to the day, and with just one lucky spin, the Ossining, New York resident scored again taking home a $1,469,368.28 jackpot on IGT’s Wheel of Fortune® Triple Stars® slot machine at 2:45 p.m., Sunday, August 12. Theresa made a maximum $10 bet on the $5 denomination slot machine.