UPDATE October 4, 3:18 p.m.: Auburn police have identified the victims of this crash as Justin A. Bell, 33 who was the driver and Courtney Monet Reed, 29, who was the passenger of the Hyundai. Police say the investigation has revealed that high speed was a contributing factor to the accident. The investigation is ongoing.
AUBURN, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — An early morning accident on Saturday in Auburn has left two people dead, according to police.
At 4:22 a.m., Auburn Police and the Auburn Fire Department reported to the scene of a one-car crash at the intersection of Lake Avenue and Metcalf Drive where a four door, tan colored Hyundai hit a tree, police say.
A driver and passenger were pronounced dead at the scene by EMTs at the scene, according to a press release sent by Auburn police.
If anyone has information in regards to the accident, they can contact Detective Sean DeRosa at 315-255-4706 or firstname.lastname@example.org.