Voting machines go down at South Knoxville polling place

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Some voters in Knoxville were frustrated on Super Tuesday after the voting booths stopped working at the South Knoxville Community Center.

The voting machines were down for about 90 minutes and many people had to go back to work without casting their ballots.More coverage: Your Vote 2016

“They didn’t get to vote, and they were upset because they had to stand in line. Some people had to work all night and they thought they’d come in stand in line and vote,” said voter Teresa Watlington.

A new machine was brought in to the polling place and about 25 people came back.

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