A man dies in Santiago from the sting of an Asian wasp

A man who responds to initials D. G. D., 54 years old, lost his life this Sunday in Villestro, in Santiago de Compostela, as a result of the sting of an Asian wasp (velutina), after verifying that there was a nest of these specimens next to the hives that he cared for, located very close to his house.

Emergencies reported death and details were known because the deceased was accompanied by a friend who, like him, raises bees.

This companion was the one who gave the alarm and to the place, to the parish of Overwhelmed, 061 attended, but their troops could do nothing.

The insect stung the victim’s eyebrow, which, after a few minutes, vanished, with fatal outcome.