ST. WENDEL TOWNSHIP -- A bee is being blamed for a rollover crash that sent a St. Cloud man to the hospital today.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says 19-year-old Dylan Mendel was traveling northeast on County Road 133 when a bee inside his vehicle caused him to get distracted. Mendel drove off the road and into the ditch where his vehicle rolled.

Mendel was taken to St. Cloud Hospital where he was treated for his injuries.

The crash happened on County Road 133 in St. Wendel Township at about 11:30 a.m.