Two dead after car crashes into tree and catches fire in Hastings

Two people are dead after a car crashed into a tree and caught fire in the Town of Hastings on Wednesday night.

Oswego County deputies say they responded to the crash on Bradford Road in the Town of Hastings around 6:09 p.m.

Deputies say 19-year-old Kay-Lynne Parkhurst, of Hastings, was driving northbound when the vehicle exited the east side of the roadway, struck a tree and then caught fire.

Parkhurst and a juvenile male passenger in the vehicle were killed in the crash.

Deputies say the juvenileâ??s identity is not being released pending proper identification.

The accident is still under investigation.