Father and son overcome by fumes - FOX 13 News

Father and son overcome by fumes

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TAMPA (FOX 13) -

A father and son died after they were overcome by fumes inside an asphalt tanker truck.

This happened Saturday at Barnett Transportation in Tampa.

Hillsborough deputies say Luis and Ernesto Gonzalez were helping a friend who thought the truck's drain was plugged.

They went inside the tanker to check, got stuck inside and they were overcome by the fumes.

Luis Gonzalez died at the hospital Saturday. His dad Ernesto passed away Sunday mornning.

 

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