A Bakersfield man died Sunday afternoon, eight days after he was assaulted, according to a coroner's release.

Isaac Matthew Ortiz, 30, died around 3 p.m. at Kern Medical Center, the release said. He was assaulted Nov. 4 in the 200 block of Truxtun Avenue. He was taken to Kern Medical Center, where his condition worsened over the past week.

Police are investigating the circumstances of his death. 

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