A Bakersfield man who died Wednesday after striking a sidewalk and being thrown from his bicycle has been identified.

Nick Cepeda, 55, died at the scene after falling onto a concrete sidewalk in the 3800 block of Country Club Drive, according to the coroner's office. Cause of death has not yet been determined.

The incident occurred at about 11:45 p.m.

Cepeda was not wearing a helmet, the California Highway Patrol reported, and his bicycle was not equipped with lighting equipment. 

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