Memory card creates voting machine problems

Memory card issues lead to a machine in Bedford Township slowing down voting.

According to Bedford Township election officials, the memory card needed to be replaced because of memory issues.


he problem took place at Christ The King Church on Sterns Road around 7:00 am.

Bedford Township clerk Trudy Hershberger



despite the inconvenience, it didn't stop voting

"people were still able to vote. It didn't stop the voting at all. People came in, they voted they just put them in a side compartment and then when the machine was back up and running, then the election workers put those through the tabulator and were counted," says Hershberger.


hile the problem didn't stop voting


getting it fixed by the county couldn't happen until their office opened at 7:30 am.