Paramedics were dispatched to the construction site. Another man was treated at the hospital for moderate injuries, and a third was treated at the scene for minor injuries. The crew was grading a space for a new parking. The underground hive was removed. Underground bees may be a problem even in a garden. They live in social colonies and will aggressively defend their nests. Pesticides are not recommended for the control of ground bees. Most people are not allergic to insect stings. A normal reaction will result in pain, swelling, and redness around the sting site. However, al allergic reaction requires immediate medical attention and if it is severe could produce death.