A person drove for about 40 miles with hundreds of bees engulfing the cab of his truck and reportedly didn’t get stung as soon as within the course of.
Beekeeper Wallace Leatherwood, who works as a builder, purchased about 18,000 bees from a provider and left them in his car as he went to take a take a look at an attainable job at a close by restaurant.
But earlier than going, he moved three containers of the bees into the cab of his truck.
“I did not have any shady place to sit down them,” Mr Leatherwood informed the WLOS information channel. “When I got here out, (one of the containers) was black with bees, and there have been bees all over the place. I assumed, effectively, I do not know what to do.
“I did not wish to lose my bees. They have been $165 (£122) per field.”
However, the prospect of driving whereas among the many buzzing creatures flying round his cab didn’t section Mr Leatherwood, from North Carolina.
He then bought in and drove to see his son the place he works, at a Ford dealership close by.
The bee fanatic informed the channel: “I assumed, effectively, I am gonna cease in the place my son works at Ken Wilson Ford. They’re a bunch of scaredy-cats.”
Brandon Singleton, who works with Mr Leatherwood’s son, was in awe and filmed a video of the swarm of bees taking up the cab.
He stated: “I knew he was loopy, however I did not understand how loopy he was till I walked out… and, man, there was simply bees all over the place.”
While in site visitors, Mr Leatherhead took a video of his personal from inside the bee-laden cab. In the clip, he jokes: “The ladies are out, we have got a drawback. Houston, now we have a drawback!”
Speaking after his uncommon drive residence, he stated he was comfy with the bees.
“It is harmful,” he stated. “I do know what you are going to say. ‘Oh, you must have an EpiPen and it is best to have a bee swimsuit’. Well, I do not use a bee swimsuit 99% of the time, so I am simply cool with them.”