8 in Washington won $250,000 in Mega Millions draw

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OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Nobody in Washington won last week's record Mega Millions jackpot, but eight people in the state won $250,000 each, and 21 won $10,000 each.

The Washington's Lottery says more than $15 million in Mega Millions tickets were sold for Friday's drawing.

The Olympian reports (http://is.gd/6FF0dM) one of the $250,000 prize winners is David Matern of Tacoma. He says he plans to use the money to help children.

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Information from: The Olympian, http://www.theolympian.com