Bee Attack leaves elderly man in critical condition
Thu, 16 May 2013 15:41:47 GMT —
A 76-year-old man is in critical condition after he is attacked by bees this morning.
According to EMS responders the family was going about their day when something disturbed a beehive which was located in between the walls of the home of Iowa Gardens Road in San Benito.
The bees swarmed out and engulfed the home with five people inside.
Responders say the 76-year-old was covered by the bees and stung repeatedly.
He was transported to the hospital.
Others, including a 9-month-old and a 9-year-old were treated on the scene.
The children are currently doing okay.
The family is currently staying with neighbors until the home is deemed safe.