Station will receive $7,777
CHICAGO (WLS) -- An Illinois Lottery player hit it big on a 777 Jackpot scratch-off ticket on Chicago's South Side.
The winning ticket worth $777,777 was purchased at the BP gas station near 43rd and State near Bronzeville, according to Illinois Lottery officials. The station will receive a one percent selling bonus of $7,777.
So far in December, more than five million winning Illinois Lottery Instant Tickets have been sold, winning over $131 million in prizes, officials said.
The Illinois Lottery currently offers more than 50 different Instant Ticket games at over 7,000 retail locations across Illinois.