Miami Dade colleger student dies in truck accident

February 28, 2012, by The Law Office of Ruth E. Johnson, P.A.

Miami Dade college student Eric Steven Gonzalez suffered fatal injuries when his car met in an accident with a Waste Management truck. Investigators reveal his death occured on impact.

The Miami Herald reports that the 20 year old's deceased body remained in the vehicle for hours before Miami Dade rescuers could remove him. The impact with the truck was so very severe.

This accident hits too close to home for The Law Office of Ruth E. Johnson as Gonzalez' aunt works within our office building. Our most sincere condolences go out to all of the family.

Injuries from truck accidents are often severe. Our office has handled cases for victims of injuries from commercial truck accidents. Commercial trucks are not only large, but very heavy in weight. It takes great skill and attention to operate these vehicles in a careful manner. The slightest mishap can have deadly results.


If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident with a commercial truck, you are well advised to contact a personal injury lawyer with experience in handling these matters. The Miami Dade County Truck Accidents Law Office of Ruth E. Johnson represents victims of such accident. You can contact us 24 hours per day on all seven(7) days of the the week at:


Law Office of Ruth E. Johnson
8925 SW 148th Street # 200
Miami, FL 33176
(305) 720-2086