Long lines plaguing some polling stations in St. Charles County

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ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – There have been reports of long lines in St. Charles County, with people waiting for 45 minutes or longer at the Family Arena and other areas in the county.

Tents were set-up for voters to wait under during the rain today at the Family Arena.

Poll workers say people started arriving at 5 am to vote.  Poll workers say voter turnout among these two precincts at the Family Arena was around 60 percent, with an expected after-work surge before 7 pm, that could push county wide turnout up to 90 percent.