A man attacked
by bees while driving a fuel oil tanker Aug. 12 lost control and
flipped the rig. Ronald Reuss of Monticello, NY, was driving a tanker
laden with 1,200 pounds of fuel oil on Old Liberty Road, just outside
the city Monday morning. Then the bees started stinging.
semi ran up onto a 45-degree embankment and flipped. No fuel oil
spilled. Reuss was taken to a local hospital for treatment of
cuts, bruises and bee stings. He was then released.
took out about 25 feet of a picket fence, missing a propane tank
by just a few inches. No tickets were issued.