Gilberts Gas Station Sells $1 Million Lottery Ticket
A Shell station at 385 Higgins Road in Gilberts sold the $1 million Powerball ticket in the Dec. 26 drawing.
According to the Illinois Lottery and media reports, the lottery is urging anyone who may have recently bought a Powerball ticket from the Shell gas station to check it to see if they are the lucky winner.
The Shell station owners will receive a $10,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.
The winning numbers were: 05-25-38-52-67; Powerball: 24; Power Play: 2
To win the Powerball jackpot, a player must match all five numbers and the Powerball number, according to a news release from the Illinois Lottery.
Another $1 million winning Powerball ticket was sold at Woodman’s Food Market, which is located at 1600 East Main Street in Waukesha, Wisconsin. A third $1 million winning Powerball ticket was sold in Florida.
SOURCE: Illinois Lottery, media reports