Yakima man wins $100k in state lottery

YAKIMA, Wash. -- State Lottery officials say a Yakima man who played the lottery for years hit it big with a lucky ticket he bought on 12-12-12.

The 68-year-old man won a $100,000 in the Hit Five game.

He bought the winning ticket at the Ameristar Gas Station on Terrace Heights Drive.

Lottery employees say he plans to use the money for a snowmobile and to fly his family in for the holidays.