Boxes of bees create traffic mess in Fort Myers

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Viewer submitted photo of bees swarming from boxes in a truck

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Boxes of bees created a traffic mess at Cypress Lake Drive and McGregor Boulevard Saturday morning, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office said.

The boxes were overturned, creating backups for the southbound lanes.

A beekeeper is headed to the intersection to address the situation, deputies said shortly after 9 a.m.

No further information was immediately available.

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