Bee attack in Scottsdale sparks mountain rescue

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One man had to be rescued after being stung by bees. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) One man had to be rescued after being stung by bees. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
two men were stung and both went up a small mountain to get away from the bees. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) two men were stung and both went up a small mountain to get away from the bees. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
Some crews went up the mountain to him and walked him to an area where he was flown off the mountain. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Some crews went up the mountain to him and walked him to an area where he was flown off the mountain. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
It happened near 142nd Street and Shea Boulevard. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) It happened near 142nd Street and Shea Boulevard. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Fire crews rescued a person off a mountain in Scottsdale after bees attacked two people on Wednesday night.

It happened near 142nd Street and Shea Boulevard.

[VIDEO: Man flown off mountain in Scottsdale]

According to the Scottsdale Fire Department, two men were stung and both went up a small mountain to get away from the bees. 

One man was able to get down but the other was stung several times and was in a position where he couldn't get back down, firefighters said.

Some crews went up the mountain to him and walked him to an area where he was flown off the mountain.

Firefighters said he refused treatment and didn't want to be taken to the hospital.

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