Massive Bee Spill Leads to Multiple Crashes in Idaho on I-15

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POCATELLO, Idaho — Multiple lanes of traffic were closed on I-15 near Chubbuck, Idaho after a semi-truck transporting bees rolled over, causing multiple accidents.

Pocatello Police officials said bee swarms were moving in a northwestern direction and that nearby residents were advised to stay indoors and to keep windows and doors closed.

Motorists also were advised to close their windows.

Idaho State Police investigated a single-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle and a two-vehicle injury crash involving a tanker semi and a car, both caused by the bee accident.

In the two-vehicle crash, the car rolled on its top and one of the tankers on the semi also rolled.

Emergency crews arrived on the scene to clear the crashes.

Idaho State Police officials are not releasing any further information on the crashes.