Body found in Nipomo ditch

September 18, 2013

nipomoThe body of an adult male was found Tuesday in a drainage ditch between two fields in rural Nipomo.

Shortly before 5 p.m., a field worker discovered the body of an adult male partially submerged in the ditch located near the intersection of Division Street and Bonita School Road.

San Luis Obispo County Sheriff deputies recovered the body and collected evidence at the scene. Their investigation is ongoing.

Investigators have not yet determined a cause of death or the identity of the body.