By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A body was discovered Friday morning floating in MacArthur Park Lake in the Westlake neighborhood.

Aug. 20, 2021. (CBSLA)

The body was discovered in the water near the edge of the lake sometime before 5:55 a.m.

Los Angeles police and Los Angeles firefighters were on scene.

The identity of the victim was not immediately released. There was no word on a possible cause of death or how exactly the victim was found.