BEAUFORT COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Officials say renovations for the Beaufort County Coroner's Office are set to begin in April.
According to county officials, the coroner currently works out of a single-wide trailer. The new building will encompass the coroner's office and morgue.
Currently, all bodies are stored at local hospitals. The renovations will allow the new office to store up to eight bodies.
Contractors will be touring the site on Wednesday.