Fatal Crash in Ellsworth 

A young man from Ellsworth was killed in a car crash Saturday night.

It happened on Route 180 in Ellsworth, near the Otis line.

Emergency crews arrived on scene just before seven thirty pm.

They found a car engulfed in flames in the woods.

By the time they could reach the person inside, it was too late.

The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Timothy Boynton of Ellsworth.

He was the only occupant of the car.

Police believe the car rolled over, then hit a tree and burst into flames…Boynton was trapped inside the burning vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Route 180 was closed for several hours following the crash.