The California Highway Patrol and the Kern County Fire Department responded to the canal near Highway 99 and Herring Road Sunday morning for a car that was submerged in the water.
CHP responded around 6:30 a.m. and found a black vehicle almost fully submerged in the water.
Officials checked the vehicle and determined there was no one inside.
Crews called off the search around 7:30 a.m.
Officials said they believe whoever was in the vehicle was able to get out on their own.