Wheel of Fortune slot spills out $1 million jackpot
A casino patron from Florida has become an instant millionaire thanks to a Wheel of Fortune slot. The fortunate woman was spinning the reels of the popular slot when she hit a $1,094,560.56 progressive jackpot at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. A spokesperson for the casino revealed that the winner asked that her name be kept confidential.
The woman visited the Bellagio with her family and decided to play a Wheel of Fortune slot game. After winning the life-changing jackpot, the woman celebrated the win with an extra few days in Sin City. The winner noted she has no immediate plans for the windfall, but hopes it will change her life for the better.
Wheel of Fortune slots are extremely popular among gamblers due to the progressive jackpot, which can reach staggering heights. For that reason, Wheel of Fortune slots have produced multiple millionaires over time. The popular machines form part of the IGT’s MegaJackpots Wide Area Progressive (WAP) product line. International Game Technology (IGT) introduced the MegaJackpots progressive product line in 1986.