A man's body has been recovered from the Kern River near the mouth of the Kern Valley Canyon. 

At approximately 7:45 a.m. Thursday, the Kern County Sheriff's Office located the deceased man. 

His identity will be released by the Kern County Coroner's Office at a later time. 

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