Search and Rescue responding to mouth of Kern River Canyon after reports of body

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Update: The rescue was called off, per search and rescue. The report was from a passenger in a vehicle and officials believe it was a mistaken identity.

Kern County deputies received reports of a body floating face down near the mouth of the Kern River Canyon around 9 a.m., according to Sgt. Bittle with Kern Search and Rescue.

Search and rescue responded.

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