UPDATE: Serious injuries reported in multiple vehicle crash

By Brandi Bailey
By Amy Khuu

February 6, 2014 Updated Feb 6, 2014 at 11:40 PM EST

Kirkwood, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A three vehicle crash backed up Interstate 81 South this leaving two people injured.

Crews were on the scene at around 1 p.m.

New York State Police said three vehicles were involved in the crash, which happened after one car lost control and hit the guide rail, spun out, and spun back into traffic.

State police said a woman in that car broke her hip and the driver, her husband, lost consciousness after a head injury.

Their names and conditions weren't available.

State police said the crash closed the Southbound lane near exit two briefly until another lane was open.

Traffic was diverted to Route 11, backing cars up for a few miles.

But all was reopened by around 1:30.