Gold Coast Australia – Beetles Swarm Gold Coast

Thousands of water beetles swarmed the Gold Coast tourist area. One man was hospitalized after skidding on a mound of dead beetles on his bicycle and shattering his hip, collarbone and ribs.

Local scientists are baffled as to why the beetles invaded the area, claiming that they had never seen this phenomena before.

Sources:
Man Injured After Skidding His Bicycle into a Mound of Dead Beetles

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