2 $1 million Powerball winning tickets sold in Illinois; 15 $50, - KMOV.com

2 $1 million Powerball winning tickets sold in Illinois; 15 $50,000 tickets sold in Missouri

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP/KMOV.com) - Two tickets sold in Illinois are $1 million winners and 15 sold in Missouri are $50,000 winners in the unprecedented $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot.

Numbers were drawn Wednesday night and Powerball officials said three winning tickets were purchased in California, Florida and Tennessee.

Powerball officials said there were 893,220 winners in Illinois ranging from $4 prizes to a pair of $1 million winners who matched five numbers but didn't have the Powerball.

In Missouri, 429,587 ticket holders won a combined $2.8 million, including 15 tickets that won $50,000 by matching four numbers and the Powerball.

The winning numbers are 4-8-19-27-34 and Powerball 10.

The three winners of the world-record jackpot overcame odds of 1 in 292.2 million. They can take the winnings in annual payments spread over decades or a smaller amount in a lump sum.

The estimated jackpot amounts had risen steadily since Nov. 4, when it was reset at $40 million.

The winning $50,000 tickets were sold at the following locations in Missouri: 

  • QuikTrip, 11444 St. Charles Rock Road, in Bridgeton
  • Break Time, 2205 N. Stadium Drive, in Columbia
  • Phil-Mart, 500 S. Main St., in Salem
  • Union Star Station, 9031 Highway 169, in Union Star
  • QuikTrip, 4750 Highway K, in O’Fallon
  • Kum & Go, 130 Old Route 66, in St. Robert
  • Trex Mart, 17605 Highway Z, in Dearborn
  • S & B Liquors, 3320 E. Highway 54, in El Dorado Springs
  • U.S. Oil, 200 S. Connecticut St., in King City
  • Price Chopper, 5800 Wilson Road, in Kansas City
  • St. Charles Quick Shop, 2010 Campus Drive in St. Charles
  • Break Time, 1000 W. College, in Marshall
  • Kum & Go, 2930 S. National Ave., in Springfield
  • Shell, 7905 E. 171st St., in Belton
  • The Filling Station, 27 Route O, in Southwest City

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