A man riding an all-terrain vehicle died after he crashed into a chain link fence in Lancaster, authorities said Monday.
The crash was reported at 5:23 p.m. Sunday at 20744 East Avenue J, according to California Highway Patrol Officer B. Taggart.
Travis E. Stroud, 43, of Lancaster was driving a 2005 Kawasaki KFX400 ATV on private property at an undetermined speed when he lost control, crashed into a chain link fence and was ejected, Taggart said.
Paramedics took Stroud to Antelope Valley Hospital, where he died, the officer said.
It was believed drugs and/or alcohol were involved, Taggart said. Anyone with information about the crash was asked to call Taggart at 661-948-8541.