Slide Public Safety

The Kern County coroner’s office identified a woman who was found dead in a vacant field in the 300 Block Daniels Lane on Monday evening.

The body of Marilyn Cuervo, 28, was found at 6:55 p.m., according to the coroner. The nature and time of her death remain unknown, the coroner said in its report.

The Bakersfield Police Department is the investigating agency in the case.