LANESBOROUGH, Mass. (CBS) – Several people were hurt or stung after a car full of bees crashed in the Berkshires.
A station wagon carrying hundreds of bees in boxes collided head-on with another car on South Main Street in Lanesborough Saturday afternoon.READ MORE: 2 Children Removed From Water After Dive Team Called To Search Brockton Park
According to the Berkshire Eagle, five people were hurt in the crash, including a 4-year-old boy, but none of the injuries appeared to be serious.READ MORE: Boston Police Officer DJ Simmonds, Who Was Killed From Injuries In Marathon Bombing, Honored With Playground
Police told the paper it appears the bees got loose in the station wagon and stung the driver just before the crash.MORE NEWS: Rally-Goers March In Copley Square, Calling For Peace In The Middle East
Several people were stung in the aftermath and cleanup as well, including a Lanesborough Police sergeant, according to the paper.