The Kern County coroner's office reported Monday that a Bakersfield man died Friday after crashing into a mountainside in Tehachapi.

David Wayne Metz Jr., 27, died at 10:30 p.m. Friday when he lost control of the vehicle he was driving and hit the mountainside on westbound Highway 58, 2.2 miles east of Broome Road.

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.