MARION COUNTY, S.C. (WBTW) — Voters in the Marion County community of Sellers will choose a new mayor in October to replace Frank Jones, who recently was killed in a tractor crash.

Jones died in the crash that happened July 7 on Church Street in Sellers, according to Marion County Deputy Coroner Jim Gray.

Marion County Voter Registration and Elections confirmed Wednesday that a special election has been scheduled for Oct. 4. Candidate filing begins at noon on Aug. 10 and continues through noon on Aug. 19.

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The deadline to register to vote in the election is Sept. 4, officials said.