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Two $1M Powerball winners in Illinois — including 1 in Chicago

Posted: Jan 21, 2021 / 06:20 AM CST / Updated: Jan 21, 2021 / 06:20 AM CST

CHICAGO — Two $1 million Powerball tickets were sold in Illinois — including one on the North Side of Chicago.

The winning numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing were 40-53-60-68-69 and the Powerball: 22.

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One ticket was sold in Chicago at an Amoco gas station at 1200 W. Belmont, the other was sold in Sterling at a Shell gas station at 2404 E. Lincolnway.

There were three other winning tickets in Illinois, two won prizes of $150,000, and one ticket won $50,000.

The Powerball jackpot of $730 million was won by a single lottery player in Maryland.

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CHICAGO — Two $1 million Powerball tickets were sold in Illinois — including one on the North Side of Chicago. The winning numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing were 40-53-60-68-69 and the Powerball: 22. One ticket was sold in Chicago at an Amoco gas station at 1200 W. Belmont, the other was sold in Sterling at […]

Two from central Illinois getting big Powerball winnings

A file photo of a Power Ball card. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CHICAGO, Ill. (WCIA) — The $23.2 million Powerball jackpot was hit on Saturday night and brought back-to-back Powerball jackpots that won in the Jan. 20 and Jan. 23 drawings.

A $2 million winning ticket was sold at Hucks gas station at 2801 Lindbergh Boulevard in Springfield, and a $1 million dollar winning ticket was sold at Taylorville Food Center at 500 W. Market St. in Taylorville.

In total, seven players across the State have won prizes of $1 million dollars or more playing these games.

Powerball tickets are $2 each, and players can add the Powerplay for an additional $1. The game is played every Wednesday and Saturday night at 9:59 p.m. CT.

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CHICAGO, Ill. (WCIA) — The $23.2 million Powerball jackpot was hit on Saturday night and brought back-to-back Powerball jackpots that won in the Jan. 20 and Jan. 23 drawings. A $2 million winning ticket was sold at Hucks gas station at 2801 Lindbergh Boulevard in Springfield, and a $1 million dollar winning ticket was sold […] ]]>