25 Million Bees Escape After Truck Crashes

October 25, 2011 Updated Oct 25, 2011 at 3:18 PM EDT

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25 Million Bees Escape After Truck Crashes

October 25, 2011 Updated Oct 25, 2011 at 3:18 PM EDT

Millions of bees were released Sunday as the result of a traffic crash in Utah involving a flatbed truck carrying 460 hives, according to a story in The Salt Lake Tribune.

According to The Salt Lake Tribune report, the truck rolled over in a construction zone on Interstate 15. Several people were stung, the story says, including the truck's driver and his wife, who were hospitalized for minor injuries.

Read The Salt Lake Tribune story HERE.