Broome County Sheriff's officials say the driver of a tractor trailer who was being treated for serious injuries after his rig crashed on Route 11 near Trim Street in Kirkwood has died.

Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News (file)
Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News (file)

The crash happened at around 7:19 p.m. March 23 and Emergency Services officials say Route 11 in that area didn't reopen until about 3:30 a.m. March 24.

Sheriff's Officials say 56-year-old Gulraj S. Gill of Bakersfield, CA died from injuries he sustained

Deputies say the 2014 Freightliner owned by Streamline Express, Inc. of Bakersfield, California was traveling north on Route 11, approaching Trim Street when it went off the pavement, hit an embankment and overturned.  The truck slid on its side across Route 11, over another embankment and hit a tree.

Gill was ejected from the vehicle.

99.1 The Whale logo
Get our free mobile app

READ ON: See the States Where People Live the Longest

Stacker used data from the 2020 County Health Rankings to rank every state's average life expectancy from lowest to highest. The 2020 County Health Rankings values were calculated using mortality counts from the 2016-2018 National Center for Health Statistics. The U.S. Census 2019 American Community Survey and America's Health Rankings Senior Report 2019 data were also used to provide demographics on the senior population of each state and the state's rank on senior health care, respectively.

Read on to learn the average life expectancy in each state.

More From 99.1 The Whale