Two people were killed in a one-car crash in Herkimer County early Saturday morning.

State Police say 22-year old Alexander Platt of Boonville lost control of his car on Route 28 in the Town of Webb and left the road.

The vehicle traveled down an embankment and struck a tree.

Police say Platt was able to get out of the vehicle and flagged down and an off duty member of the Raquette Lake Fire Department who called for help.

Two passengers in the vehicle, 23-year old Cody Seymour and 22-year old Dalton Dorrity, both from Boonville, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is continuing.