Brazos County reports surge of voter registration on final day

BRAZOS COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX) - Voter registration numbers are in for Brazos County and officials say, on Tuesday alone, they saw a surge of more than 1,000 people registering for this year's midterms.

Right now, there are 110,308 registered voters in Brazos County. Officials are working now to process Tuesday's influx of applications by the end of the week.

Elections Administrator Trudy Hancock says this is more than what was encountered for the presidential election two years ago.

Since the primaries earlier this year, Hancock says more than 5,000 people have registered to vote in Brazos County.