Videos shared by social media users show the horde of bees making their home on top of an umbrella on the corner of Broadway and West 43rd Street around 2 p.m. Tuesday. The reason the bees decided to swarm that particular hot dog stand has not yet been determined.
— Daniel Rubin (@DanielYRubin) August 28, 2018
Further footage shows a New York Police Department (NYPD) worker wearing protective gear and sucking the bees up using a vacuum device.
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— Astrid Rotenberry (@peachietree) August 28, 2018