Body pulled from Kern River near Highway 178

Posted at 11:16 AM, May 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-30 19:54:35-04

UPDATE (May 30, 2017 4:47 p.m.): The man pulled from the river has been identified as 43-year-old Jose Sequic of Sylmar, California.


A body was pulled from the Kern River near Elizabeth Norris and Highway 178 Monday morning.

The body was found around 10:15 a.m. The man was in his mid-40's and had no rafting experience.