A Tehachapi man died Thursday after a car he was a passenger in overturned on Highway 58, according to a Kern County Sheriff's coroner's office news release.

Henry Ramirez, 64, was in a car heading east on Highway 58 a half mile east of Mill Street in Tehachapi. At about 2:45 p.m., the car left the road and overturned, according to the news release.

Ramirez was taken to Kern Medical Center, but at 4:10 p.m., was pronounced dead, according to the news release.