It was the super’s turn agree

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‘Maybe I’m just sensitive to this because of those statistics you’ve got me working on.’
It was the super’s turn agree. ‘Ah, yes. At best they don’t make easy reading, then this happens to a friend.
Source: Shadow on the Fens by Joy Ellis
Context: The plot is occurring At Greenborough (fictional), east of England. Detective Inspector Nikki is discussing a suicidal case with her superintendent (super).

Does the sentence in bold sound natural to you? To my ears, ‘It was the super’s turn to agree’ would sound natural. Why was ‘to’ omitted?

Thank you.
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