Correia, Pereira top Fall River mayoral preliminary election

Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia (WJAR)

The candidates for November's mayoral election in Fall River have been decided.

Incumbent Mayor Jasiel Correia will face City Council Vice President Linda Pereira.

Correia and Pereira were the top two vote-getters out of five candidates in Tuesday's preliminary election.

The Herald News reported that Correia got about 46 percent of the vote to Pereira's 37 percent based on unofficial results.

Voter turnout was low.

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