Three Powerball tickets sold in the stateline on Wednesday night produced $50,000 for each ticket holder.
Two of the tickets were sold in Loves Park while another was sold in Rockford. The Loves Park tickets were sold at the Windsor Mini Mart at 1038 Windsor Road and the other at Pala Fuels Inc. at 7650 N. Alpine. The Rockford ticket was sold at the Lyford Road Mobile at 8061 E. State Street.
There were 45 winners in total of $50,000 or more across Illinois, two of those were $1 million dollar winners.
Three tickets from California, Tennessee and Florida matched all numbers earning the winners the historic $1.5 billion jackpot.