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Contributed photo by Randy Buker Bees congregated on the street in Brandon on July 7.

Bees swarm Brandon

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A deep drone permeated the quiet streets of Brandon as an ominous cloud of bees descended upon the town.

The eerie sound and scene could have been straight out of a horror movie, said witnesses.

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This mysterious swarm, which invaded Central Avenue for a few hours last Wednesday, left many people wondering, what's abuzz in Brandon?

According to Lewis Struthers, a local beekeeper with 60 years of experience, this phenomenon is the natural way that honeybees reproduce.

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