Victim was passenger ejected in collision with guard rail

A Bakersfield man was killed Saturday night when he was ejected from a motorcycle that crashed into a guardrail on Highway 119 north of Taft.

The Kern County Coroner identified the victim as Christopher Charles Dross, 29.

He was the passenger on a motorcycle that struck the guard rail on a curve just north of Midway Road about 10:30 p.m., the coroner said in a news release.

There was no information on the of the driver of the motorcycle.

Details of the accident were not immediately available from the CHP.