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.