SYRACUSE, NY (WSYR-TV) - A section of Interstate 81 in Syracuse is back open after a tractor trailer rear ended a disabled van on Sunday.
Syracuse Police said it happened at about 6:05 p.m. in the driving lane of I-81 South over East Adams Street.
A 38-year-old man and 37-year-old woman, both from Syracuse, were in the van and were taken to the hospital after complaining of neck and back pain. Syracuse Police said their injuries are non-life-threatening.
That 38-year-old-man, whose name has not been released yet, was ticketed for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the 3rd Degree which is a misdemeanor.
The 24-year-old driver of the tractor trailer was not injured or ticketed.
A section of I-81 South near the crash was closed down for about 45 minutes while police cleared the scene.