Off-Duty Firefighter Gets Swarm of Bees Out of Shopper’s Car

A Las Cruces firefighter who is also a beekeeper is credited with safely removing a swarm of bees found inside a parked car.

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LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A Las Cruces firefighter who is also a beekeeper is credited with safely removing a swarm of bees found inside a parked car. City of Las Cruces spokesman Dan Trujillo says the incident occurred Sunday shortly after 4 p.m. outside an Albertson’s supermarket. A shopper had put his groceries in his car and was about to drive when he spotted the swarm in the backseat. Firefighters were called and secured…

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