KCSO: Body pulled from canal northeast of Shafter

A canal is seen northeast of Shafter, Calif., Saturday, June 17, 2017. A body was pulled from the canal in the area, the Kern County Sheriff's Office says. (KBAK/KBFX photo)

An investigation is underway after Kern County deputies recovered a body in a canal.

Deputies received the call around 2:30 Saturday afternoon.

The canal is located near the intersection of Driver Road and Dresser Avenue, northeast of Shafter.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Sheriff's Office at (661) 861-3110.