MOJAVE — A Long Beach man was killed in an off-road accident on Jan. 15.
Max Phillip Rowland, 19, was operating an off-road vehicle on LA Powerline Road north of Jawbone Canyon Road around noon when he left the roadway and struck a fence.
He was transported to Adventist Health Tehachapi Valley emergency room, but was later declared deceased. A postmortem examination will be conducted to determine the cause and manner of death. Rowland’s next of kin has been notified.