Top 10 Killer Bee Attacks in Arizona

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6. Family outing turns into horror movie. Also in May of 2013, a family hiking in the Pusch Ridge Wilderness in the Santa Catalinas near Tucson was swarmed. Five hikers were stung, including three stung more than 100-200 times. A 6-year-old boy was among the victims -- he was showing signs of going into shock when he finally got to a hospital, but everyone survived.

5. No escape. A swarm aggravated by unknown causes descended on three men working on a house in an unincorporated part of Yavapai County in September of 2011, killing one and injuring two others. Walter Coughran, 65, reportedly made it as far as a neighbor's porch before he collapsed and died.

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Ray Stern has worked as a newspaper reporter in Arizona for more than two decades. He's won numerous awards for his reporting, including the Arizona Press Club's Don Bolles Award for Investigative Journalism.