Kerry man collects €500,000 Euromillions prize from the National Lottery

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A Kerry man has collected half a million euro from the National Lottery.

The man won the Euromillions Plus top prize on Friday August 31st and took on Storm Ali to claim his prize.

The lucky Kerry man purchased his ticket in Fitzpatrick’s Spar Market House in Cahersiveen.

He decided to keep his win private despite the intense speculation which has gripped the area in recent weeks.

Speaking at the National Lottery HQ the winner said this win gives him “incredible freedom to make changes and to help those closest” to him.