Kern County Search and Rescue Crews working on early morning fall

Man reportedly fell into Kern River Canyon

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Kern County Sheriff's confirm that Search and Rescue crews are searching for a man who slipped off the side of the Kern River Canyon.

Officials say it happened just before 2 a.m.

Sheriff's deputies say the man had been pulled over about four miles from the entrance of the canyon.

The man was outside of his car and apparently slipped.

We'll have new details as soon as they're made available.

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