An Australian man has died after being attacked by a swarm of bees.
Steve Tingate was working on a field in the small town of Dunkfeld, Victoria when he was attacked.
A co-worker rushed administered first aid and called an ambulance, but the 27-year-old didn't survive the attack, 7 News reports.
Royal Mail Hotel general manager Mark Whitnell, said Mr Tingate was a "much-loved" employee.
Sgt Kelly McNaughton said the tight-knit community is "absolutely devastated".
Police are investigating the death.