OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Police in Oakland are investigating the discovery of a body in a canal Tuesday morning, authorities said.

Chopper 5 shot footage over the area where the body was found between High Street and 66th avenue.

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A pedestrian called authorities about the body at around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.

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Firefighters were able to recover the body.

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Authorities with the East Bay Regional Parks are also investigating the incident.