The search for two teenagers missing in the Kern River will resume at 8 a.m. Monday, according the Kern County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies received a report at 10:40 a.m. Sunday that three people jumped into the river at Keysville South and only one got out of the river, according to a news release.

The Sheriff's Office, Kern Valley Search and Rescue and the Kern County Fire Department initiated a search for the teens, ages 15 and 19. The search was suspended because of darkness.

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Where are the County Lifeguards? How many more people must die before the County is on notice that in a place with 100 degree +?summertime temps, people will get in the water. LA pays lifeguards to safeguard the Ocean.

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