UPDATE Sept. 30, 12:45 P.M. – Updated results from the Secretary of State’s Office on Wednesday morning are reflected below.
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – There will be a runoff following a special election on Tuesday.READ MORE: ERCOT CEO Bill Magness Voted Out By Board Of Directors
Voters in 14 North Texas counties are deciding who will be the next State Senator in District 30.
On Tuesday evening, State Rep. Drew Springer finished ahead of salon owner Shelley Luther by less than 100 votes. Springer got 21,903 and Luther got 21,814.READ MORE: The 12 COVID Tax Changes You Need To Know Before Filing This Year
However, the Secretary of State’s Office updated the results on Wednesday morning, which shows that Luther pulled ahead with 22,135 and Springer at 21,971.
There is no word yet when the runoff will take place.MORE NEWS: Marie Tippit, Widow Of Dallas Officer Killed By Lee Harvey Oswald, Passes Away At 92
The seat is open because State Sen. Pat Fallon is running for Congress.