Authorities found homemade bombs inside a Ford County home about 4 p.m. Monday, according to police.
Police said they found the bombs in a house near a wooded area in Clarence, according to WCIA.
Clarence is located about 40 minutes away from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.
The University of Illinois Police Bomb Squad detonated the explosive devices in order to "render them ineffective," WCIA reported.
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The Ford County Sheriff's Department said they could not give additional information on the incident as of 7 a.m. Tuesday.
The Rankin Fire Protection District and emergency medical crews were also on the scene.
Kaley Johnson: 618-239-2526, @KaleyKohnson6