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KCSO investigating death of a man on Valentine's Day on Edison Highway

Kern County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) Patrol Car (FILE)
Posted at 2:20 PM, Feb 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-18 18:13:59-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Coroner's Office has released the identity of a man who died on February 14 at 7:10 a.m. 27-year-old Michael Lewis Rojas was found on Edison Highway. Rojas was found with traumatic injuries. The cause of death and details surrounding the incident are unknown at this time.

This is an ongoing investigation with the Kern County Sheriff's Office; we will update as more information comes in.