Bee Attack in Banning Sends Two People to Hospital

Two people were swarmed by bees Saturday in Banning, with one victim suffering more than 100 stings, fire officials said.

The attack was reported at 12:24 p.m. in the 700 block of East Indian School Lane, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

The person who suffered more than 100 stings was taken to a hospital in an ambulance, while the other victim, who suffered ''a handful'' of stings, took personal transportation, fire officials said.

It was unclear what triggered the bee attack.

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