PEARBLOSSOM — Officials are investigating a body found in the California Aqueduct Tuesday afternoon.
It was found by a worker at a pump station near 116th Street East, shortly before 2 p.m., California Highway Patrol officials said.
The CHP handled the body recovery and initial investigation. The Los Angeles County Fire Department initially responded to the report and pronounced the person dead at the scene.
As of press time Tuesday, the body had not yet been removed, while awaiting investigators to document the scene.