Woman’s body found on Beaufort County golf course

OKATIE, S.C. — A woman’s body has been found in a pond on a golf course in Beaufort County.

The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports that two golfers at the Callawassie Island Clubhouse course in Okatie found the body in the water Saturday afternoon.

The victim was 76-year-old Evelyn Scott of Okatie. Coroner Ed Allen said the cause of her death will be determined in an autopsy.

The golfers said they found the woman’s golf cart parked near the women’s tee on a hole before finding her body in the water.

The sheriff’s report said there was no immediate indication of foul play.