PALMDALE – A body was discovered floating Saturday near one of the water pumping stations of the California Aqueduct in Palmdale, authorities said.
The discovery was made about 5:40 p.m. Saturday, March 14, in the 3600 block of Sierra Highway at Rae Street, according to Lt. M. Marion of the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station.
No further information was available, the lieutenant said.
A source at the scene said a man who wanted to fish along the aqueduct made the discovery at a water gate.
Editor’s note: We will update this story as more information becomes available.
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