Man's body recovered from Buena Vista Lake

Kern County search-and-rescue workers are at Buena Vista Lake south of Bakersfield, Calif., Aug. 3, 2017, for a recovery mission after a man wen under the water. (KBAK/KBFX photo/Steve Mills)

UPDATE: The Kern County coroner's office on Aug. 8 identified this man as 23-year-old Navdeep Singh Dhillon, of Bakersfield.


A man's body was recovered from Lake Webb at the Buena Vista Aquatic Recreational Area.

The Kern County Sheriff's Office on Thursday said the 23-year-old man was swimming with family members when he went under.

He got too far out into the lake and wasn't wearing a life jacket, the Sheriff's Office said.

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