Results from Horry County Council Chairman primary runoff

Mark Lazarus is leading Al Allen in the Republican primary runoff election for Horry County Council Chairman.

According to Lazarus's campaign Allen conceded.

Lazarus has 55% of the vote, to Allen's 45% with 124 of 125 precincts reporting.

Turnout was very light. Just 6.38 percent of registered voters in the county cast a ballot.

In the March 12th primary election, Lazarus received the most votes, but did not have 50% of the vote, forcing the runoff with the next candidate with the most votes, Councilman Al Allen.

No Democrat filed for the race, although a general election will be held on April 30th to allow for possible write-in candidates.

The Horry County Council Chairman's seat opened up when Tom Rice was elected to represent the South Carolina 7th Congressional District.

Check back for the latest results.