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Biden and Sanders battle for Arizona


Biden takes early lead statewide - Sanders makes strong showing in Yuma County

YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - Former Vice-President Joe Biden is off to an early across Arizona, but here in Yuma County Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has taken the lead.

With 6% of the statewide votes tallied, Biden currently leads Sanders.

Arizona Democratic Presidential Primary Results - 6% reporting - 8:45 P.M. MST

Joe Biden42.4% 199,860
Bernie Sanders 29.6% 139,419

But Sanders is out in front in Yuma County.

Arizona Democratic Presidential Primary Results - Yuma County - 24.07% reporting - 8:50 P.M. MST

Bernie Sanders 37.09%2,827
Joe Biden 35.80% 2,728

Stay with throughout the night for updated results and continuing election coverage. Also, be sure to tune into News 11 Nightside, and 13 On Your Side at 10, for a live report from election central.

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