Victim was from Simi Valley
The Kern County Sheriff-Coroner identified a Southern California man as the victim of a vehicle rollover east of Maricopa Wednesday afternoon.
Syed Kashif Ali Shah, 51, of Simi Valley, died at the scene of the accident on Highway 166 just east of Short Road, the Coroner said.
The California Highway Patrol said Ali Shah was eastbound on the highway when his car went off the right shoulder, then veered back across the road and overturned after hitting an embankment and overturned.
He was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected, the CHP said.