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(ROSEVILLE, Minn.) — A person in Minnesota wasted no time in coming forward Thursday to claim their share of a whopping $448 million Powerball jackpot.

The winner is expected to be introduced at a news conference Thursday afternoon, according to a statement from the Minnesota Lottery.

The $448 million Powerball jackpot, one of the largest in lottery history, will be split with two other winners, who purchased their tickets separately in New Jersey, according to lottery officials.

The winning numbers in Wednesday’s drawing were 58-5-25-59-30 and Powerball 32.

Winning tickets in New Jersey were sold at the Super Stop ‘n Shop in South Brunswick, N.J., and Acme Markets in Little Egg Harbor, N.J. It is unclear where the winning ticket in Minnesota was sold.

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