Photo Gallery 4 Images
LASSEN COUNTY, Calif. - The Lassen County Sheriff's Office is investigating a body found in the Big Valley area on Friday.
Authorities say they received a report of a missing person on Thursday around 10 a.m. The missing person was identified as Daran Myers, 70, of Adin.
Myers had reportedly been working on a weir/dam to regulate water levels on Willow Creek when he went missing. Cal Fire, the Lassen County Sheriff's Office and a crew from the Intermountain Camp searched the area on Thursday but could not find him.
On Friday, the Lassen County Sheriff's Office, Cal Fire, Intermountain Camp, Search and Rescue and the swift-water rescue team from the Susanville City Fire Department found Myers' body around 1 p.m.
The cause of death is still under investigation.
- Lassen County Sheriff's Office investigating body found in Big Valley
- Lassen County Sheriff's Office Searches for Christmas Day Vandals
- Shasta County Sheriff's Deputies Investigating Body Found on Stagecoach Road
- Butte County Sheriff's Office Identifies Body Found in Magalia
- Humboldt County Sheriff's Office investigates a body found in a state park
- Lassen County poacher sentenced for killing raptors
- Plumas County Sheriff is investigating a body found on Highway 70
- Shasta County Sheriff's Office Finds Body in Burney Falls
- Body found in Redding park on Valentines Day identified by Shasta County Sheriff's Office
- Highway closed at Lassen Volcanic National park