A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of a Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate.

The jury hearing the case of Steven Bourgoin began deliberations late Tuesday morning after receiving instructions from Judge Kevin Griffin.

Griffin told the jury they could find the 38-year-old Bourgoin guilty or not guilty of second degree murder and other charges, guilty of manslaughter or not guilty by reason of insanity.

Prosecutor Sarah George looks at the jury as jurors receive instructions from Judge Kevin Griffin, not seen, during the Steven Bourgoin murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of the Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)
Prosecutor Sarah George looks at the jury as jurors receive instructions from Judge Kevin Griffin, not seen, during the Steven Bourgoin murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of the Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)

Bourgoin’s attorneys acknowledge that he was driving the pickup truck that hit the teenagers’ vehicle in October 2016. But they say he was insane at the time.

Prosecutors counter that Bourgoin was troubled but legally responsible for the crash.

The trial began May 6.

Steven Bourgoin's defense attorney Robert Katims asks Judge Kevin Griffin, not seen, to add wording to Griffin's instructions to the jury during Bourgoin's murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of the Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)
Steven Bourgoin’s defense attorney Robert Katims asks Judge Kevin Griffin, not seen, to add wording to Griffin’s instructions to the jury during Bourgoin’s murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of the Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)
Judge Kevin Griffin gives instructions to the jury in the Steven Bourgoin murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington, Vt. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of the Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)
Judge Kevin Griffin gives instructions to the jury in the Steven Bourgoin murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington, Vt. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of the Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)
Steven Bourgoin leaves the court room after the jury began deliberations during his murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington, Vt. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Bourgoin is facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)
Steven Bourgoin leaves the court room after the jury began deliberations during his murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington, Vt. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Bourgoin is facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)
Steven Bourgoin arrives at the courtroom for his murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of the Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)
Steven Bourgoin arrives at the courtroom for his murder trial in Vermont Superior Court in Burlington on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. A jury has begun deliberations in the trial of the Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he caused a head-on crash by driving the wrong way on an interstate. (Glenn Russell/VTDigger.org via AP, Pool, File)

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