The Merced County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that they have recovered the body of 54-year-old Satwant Singh Bains from the Delta-Mendota Canal.
He was found a short distance from where his truck was discovered.
Family of Satwant Bains said they last saw him the night before he left for a delivery in the Bay Area in his big rig.
The California Highway Patrol found his big rig idle on the freeway at Interstate 5 and Whitworth Road, according to the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office.
Anyone with information on this death investigation should contact the Merced County Sheriff’s Office at (209) 385-7445.