Man dies after being stung by bees more than 1,000 times
MESA, Ariz. -- Alex Bestler and a friend were on a morning hike in Usery Mountain Park in Arizona when, without provocation, a large swarm of hostile bees attacked. Bestler, 23, was overtaken by the aggressive bees and stung more than 1,000 times, authorities said Thursday. Rescue attempts Several people attempted to help Bestler as he lay on the ground, covered in bees, but the would-be rescuers were driven back by the angry swarm.