JOLIET - There were no jackpot winners in Illinois Wednesday night, but one lucky resident did win a few million dollars.
A liquor store in Joliet sold a $2 million ticket in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing. The winning numbers were 06 - 07 - 16 - 23 - 26 with a Powerball number of 04. The $2 million ticket was sold at Highland Liquors on Cass Street in Joliet. The ticket matched five of the six numbers, plus the Powerball number.
The liquor store receives $20,000 for selling the ticket.
Illinois Lottery officials are encouraging the winner to immediately sign the back of the ticket and keep it in a safe place until they visit one of five prize centers in Illinois. They're located in Rockford, Chicago, Des Plaines, Springfield or Fairview Heights.
More than 350,000 players won prizes ranging from $4 to $200,000 in Wednesday night's drawing.
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