Authorities recover body from canal near Los Banos

July 18, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
An investigation is underway in the North Valley after authorities recovered a body from a canal.

The discovery happened near Los Banos at Badger Flat Road and Ingomar Grade around 5pm Wednesday evening.

The Merced County Sheriff's Department dive team responded and pulled the body out of the water.

There's no word yet on the victim's identity or how the person died.