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County Buys Mobile Morgues
Federal Disaster Preparedness Grant to Buy Mobile Morgues
POSTED: 6:22 pm PDT October 27, 2009
UPDATED: 9:46 am PDT October 28, 2009
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- As the county prepares for emergency disasters or pandemics like the H1N1, they're also preparing for mass fatalities. The county received a nearly $100,000 federal grant for disaster preparedness. About $20,000 of that will go to purchasing two mobile morgue units in the case of mass casualties.
The trailers are about 25 feet long and could store 20 bodies each. In a disaster, the mobile units would