The 16-year-old driver of a Toyota Scion crossed over the median traveling northbound on Interstate 81. Police say the Scion struck a southbound vehicle, causing it to spin before being struck by a van heading southbound.
The driver of the southbound vehicle suffered lower back injuries and was taken to the hospital. According to Syracuse.com, the multi-vehicle crash is still under investigation.
The following information is provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).