A 31-year-old man has died in the early hours of Thursday morning after crashing into the back of the garbage truck in Lee County.
Florida Highway Patrols stated that a man was coming to the intersection of Plantation road when he was traveling eastbound on Daniels Parkway when he neglected to stop at the traffic light.
The driver was approaching the intersection with full speed when he hit the back of a garbage truck.
Troopers identified the driver as 31-year-old Jonathan Powell. Powell was pronounced dead at the scene.
The garbage truck driver sustained no injuries.