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Man, dog attacked by bees

Ina Ronquillo

Man, dog attacked by bees

CREATED Jul. 22, 2013

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A man and his dog were stung by bees multiple times on Monday morning.

Capt. Adam Goldberg with Northwest Fire tells KGUN9 that firefighters are responding to the scene in the 3500 block of West Amber Terrace.

A man was mowing his lawn when he aggravated a hive in a bougainvillea bush, said Goldberg.

The man suffered between 20-30 bee stings because of the incident. He chose to not be transported to the hospital by paramedics.

Goldberg said the condition of the dog is unknown at this time.

KGUN9 has a crew headed to the scene and we will have the latest details for you as soon as they become available.