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Insect Sting Kills Man

A 29 year old native of Norway has died from a rare tragedy. Steg Langsethagen died over the weekend on Horn Island, after being stung by a wasp. He was visiting the island with his father.

Harrison County coroner Gary Hargrove says he died of an allergic reaction just minutes after being stung. Langsethagen was living in ocean springs, and worked in Pascagoula on the oil rigs being built at Friede Goldman.

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