Saratoga County Sheriffs deputies said a small Cessna hit the top of a tree near Heber Airpark around 5:40 p.m. leading to the crash. The plane then came to rest upside down on the front lawn of a home on Brownville Road in Gansevoort.

Police confirm pilot Ciprian Ivascu, 33, of Newburgh and his passenger Jon Stomski, 61, of Milton were killed. The F.A.A. and NTSB are leading a crash investigation.