Bee causes crash in Chenango

By Matt Hicks

Credit: Broome County Sheriff's Office

Bee causes crash in Chenango

July 16, 2013 Updated Jul 16, 2013 at 11:47 PM EDT

Town of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A mother and her two children escape with just minor injuries after a crash in the town of Chenango Tuesday.

According to the Broome County Sheriff's Office, a bee flew into a van driven by Emily Beston, 30, on Brontzman Road, causing her to lose control and hit a NYSEG pole head on.

Beston, along with her 3-year-old daughter and 5-year-old son, were transported to Wilson Hospital with minor injuries.

Investigators said airbags and child safety seats helped keep the family safe.

The Broome County Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Chenango Ambulance and Chenango Bridge Fire Department.

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