Deputies: Two dead in Hastings crash after car strikes tree and catches fire
Updated at 1:26 a.m. on Thursday, August 1:
Hastings (WSYR-TV) – Two people are dead after a single-car crash in the town of Hastings on Wednesday according to the Oswego County Sheriff’s Office.
Officials say that 19-year-old Kay-Lynne Parkurst of Hastings and a male juvenile passenger were traveling northbound on Bradford Road in a 1998 Toyota around 6 p.m. when the car ran off the road, struck a tree and then caught fire.
Parkhurst - who deputies say was driving - and the male juvenile both died as a result of the accident.
The juvenile’s identity has not been released.
The Sheriff’s Office says the accident is still under investigation.
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