This pest violated a no-fly zone.
A cicada was blamed for causing a car crash in Cincinnati after it buzzed through an open window and got in the driver’s face, police said.
Police reminded people to keep their car windows closed “until our little red eyed friends are gone.”Cincinnati Police Department
The noisy, red-eyed insect was part of a “large swarm” that descended on a black Chevrolet Monday afternoon in the East End neighborhood, local police said.
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The distraction caused him to crash into a utility pole, totaling his car, police said.
Police said the motorist was able to escape without serious injury, but warned other drivers to take precautions against the pests.
“Remember to keep your windows rolled up until our little red eyed friends are gone,” police said, along with the