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Bees Kill Man


Last updated 6/18/2019 at 2:44pm

An elderly man was found dead Friday May 31, after multiple bee stings in Salton City.

At around 2 p.m., on the corner of Morro and Alpine Avenue’s, the man stepped on a beehive and was stung by the bees, according to the county Sheriff’s Office.

First responders found the man unconscious near the swarm of bees, and was pronounced dead at 2:30 p.m.

The man has not yet been identified.

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