One person dead, one seriously injured in Wolcott crash

State police in Wolcott are investigating a fatal car crash that happened early Saturday morning.

Police have confirmed that one person died around 4:45 Saturday morning after a car went off the road on Furnace Road east of East Port Bay Road and hit a utility pole. The car then flipped over upon impact.

The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene. The front seat passenger was taken by helicopter to Upstate University Hospital with serious injuries.

Troopers told CNYCentral they were still on the scene at 11 a.m. reconstructing the crash scene.