A body was found in canal in Central Bakersfield near California Ave. and Q Street Thursday morning.
Bakersfield Police received a call about the body just after 7 a.m. and the body was recovered by Bakersfield Fire just before 7:45 a.m.
The Bakersfield Fire Department says they recovered a woman’s body but no other information is available.
The Kern County Fire Department, Bakersfield Fire Department and Bakersfield Police are all on scene.
This is a developing story. We will have more information as soon as it becomes available.