One dead, another hurt after one-car crash in Chittenango

One person is dead and another hurt after a one-car crash in Chittenango, according to the Madison County Sheriffâ??s Office.

The crash happened at about 5:20 pm Sunday afternoon on Bolivar Road and was called in by multiple passers-by.

Deputies say 88-year-old Walter Kogut was driving with 85-year-old Lillian Kogut when the vehicle he was driving went off the road on a curve and hit a tree head-on.

The Koguts were found unconscious on the scene by first responders, and both needed to be extricated from the vehicle. They were taken to Upstate Hospital for treatment. Lillian Kogut later died of her injuries.

Deputies say both were wearing seat belts. The crash is still under investigation.