Florence County on track to set absentee voting record

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) – Florence County is on track to set an absentee voting record.

By 11 this morning, the county board of elections already received more than 14,900 absentee ballots.

Election Director David Alford says that’s about 1,000  shy of the record of 16,000 set in 2012.

The state of South Carolina set a new absentee voting record on Saturday.