UPDATE: Still no ID for woman found dead near bridge Sunday
Sheriff's deputies arrived at the wash after receiving a call at 7:45 a.m. Austin Dave/The Signal
By Skylar Barti
Monday, September 10th, 2018

Investigators with the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner were still, as of Monday evening, trying to locate next of kin for a woman found dead near the bridge at Whites Canyon Road in Canyon Country Sunday morning.

“We have not released the name of the decedent. ID is pending notification of next of kin,” coroner spokeswoman Sarah Ardalani said Monday.

Santa Clarita Valley sheriff’s deputies received a call at 7:45 a.m. Sunday for a single-person rescue in the wash near Whites Canyon Road with assistance from the Los Angeles County Fire Department, according to Lt. Doug Mohrhoff.

She was later pronounced dead at the scene, according to Mohrhoff.

Officials with the coroner’s office were notified of the incident at 10 a.m. and were dispatched to the scene, according to coroner spokesman Jeffrey Guilmette.

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Skylar currently works for The Signal as a staff writer. Before working for the The Signal he was a student and senior producer for College of the Canyons Cougar News.

Sheriff's deputies arrived at the wash after receiving a call at 7:45 a.m. Austin Dave/The Signal

UPDATE: Still no ID for woman found dead near bridge Sunday

Investigators with the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner were still, as of Monday evening, trying to locate next of kin for a woman found dead near the bridge at Whites Canyon Road in Canyon Country Sunday morning.

“We have not released the name of the decedent. ID is pending notification of next of kin,” coroner spokeswoman Sarah Ardalani said Monday.

Santa Clarita Valley sheriff’s deputies received a call at 7:45 a.m. Sunday for a single-person rescue in the wash near Whites Canyon Road with assistance from the Los Angeles County Fire Department, according to Lt. Doug Mohrhoff.

She was later pronounced dead at the scene, according to Mohrhoff.

Officials with the coroner’s office were notified of the incident at 10 a.m. and were dispatched to the scene, according to coroner spokesman Jeffrey Guilmette.

jholt@signalscv.com

661-287-5527

On Twitter

@jamesarthurholt

About the author

Skylar Barti

Skylar Barti

Skylar currently works for The Signal as a staff writer. Before working for the The Signal he was a student and senior producer for College of the Canyons Cougar News.