Vaal family stung by bees

2013-03-14 20:00
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Johannesburg - A family of seven was stung by bees on Thursday while sitting outside their house in Meyerton, paramedics said.

"It is believed that the bee hive was disturbed by someone mowing the lawn just a short distance away from them," said ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson.

"They sustained minor stings, while their two dogs were badly stung."

The victims were treated on the scene and the dogs were referred to a veterinarian.

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