CLEARWATER COUNTY, Idaho (KLIX)-Authorities say a tree saved a woman who passed out after being stung by a bee from crashing into an Idaho river Tuesday afternoon. According to Idaho State Police, on Tuesday, troopers responded to a crash on State Highway 12 for a car that hit a tree. A 36-year-old woman from Juliaetta had been stung in the face by a bee and passed out, went off the roadway and struck a tree, narrowly avoiding a plunge into the Clearwater River. The woman was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital for treatment. ISP said she was wearing a seat belt.

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