SPARTANBURG — A Spartanburg man who has played the same numbers in the lottery for nine years is finally a winner.

Lottery officials did not release the man’s name but say he won $400,000 in the Palmetto Cash 5 game.

Officials say the man had used the numbers 6, 13, 16, 31, and 36 for years.

His wife told lottery officials the win won’t change the couple.

The man is two years from retirement and says he plans to buy a new truck.

Lottery officials say the odds of winning the Palmetto Cash 5 game are about 1 in 500,000.