Homicide detectives are investigating after a body was found east of Delano.

At 6:40 a.m., deputies were dispatched to the area of Highway 155 and Wallace Road to a report of a possible dead body, according to the Sheriff's Office. They located a dead male suffering "traumatic injuries," sheriff's officials said. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kern County Sheriff's Office at 861-3110 or the Secret Witness line at 322-4040.

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