Incumbent Dan Beiser was leading challenger Kathy Smith with partial returns in the race for state representative in the 111th Illinois House district.
The latest vote totals:
Dan Beiser (D): 26,543
Kathy Smith (R): 18,837
Beiser, the four-term representative from Alton, was seeking his fifth term in the House. Smith, of Alton, is an attorney.
The district covers the northern and western parts of Madison County and a small chunk of southeastern Jersey County.