Crash in Colden leaves one person dead

Passerby pulled passenger from vehicle
Posted at 10:00 AM, Dec 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-01 10:33:00-05

One person is dead after a rollover crash in Colden, according to New York State Police.

The fatal crash occurred on Phillips Road near Matteson Corners Road when the car lost control on the crest of a hill, left the road, rolled over in a ditch and burst into flames, police said.

A passerby saw the accident and pulled the passenger from the burning car, but the driver died, police said.

State police say they will give more details on the crash later today.