Body recovered in Kern River

By Ashley Fike

Two bodies were recovered from the Kern River last week.

A male of unknown age was recovered near Hart Park on Wednesday, July 10, and a male of unknown age was recovered near Sandy Flat on Thursday, July 11. An identity for each will be released pending notification by the Kern County Coroner’s Office.

An identity is also pending for the body of a male of unknown age recovered near Borel Rd. on July 3.

The search will continue for two more missing swimmers, including an 11 year old girl lost on June 22.