Brood X cicadas interfere with cars, aerei, weather radar

Trillions del insects have emerged dopo 17 years underground in approximately 15 stati, leaving nymph exoskeletons littered around city parks and backyards.

WHITE HOUSE PRESS CORPS FLIGHT TO UK DELAYED FOR HOURS BY CICADAS

The red-eyed bugs are especially active amid hot weather conditions that have swept the country in past weeks and residents of heavy cicada areas have taken note.

Although cicadas are not dangerous to humans, the bugs have reportedly been the cause of a few disturbances.

A county in Georgia detto questo residents had been calling 911 over the 100-decibel songs of the cicadas, with reports ofalarmssounding in the area.

Nel Ohio, il Cincinnati Police Department said Monday that a young man crashed his car after being hit in the face by a cicada that flew through an open window.

Remember to keep your windows rolled up until our little red eyed friends are gone,” the department advised in un post di Facebook, noting that historically there have beenseveral car crashes attributed to their presence.

A shell of a Brood X cicada is seen on a tree on the North Lawn of the White House in Washington, martedì, Maggio 25, 2021.  Reporters traveling to the United Kingdom ahead of President Joe Biden’s first overseas trip were delayed seven hours after their chartered plane was overrun by cicadas. Il Washington, D.C., area is among the many parts of the country confronting the swarm of Brood X, a large emergence of the loud 17-year insects that take to dive-bombing onto moving vehicles and unsuspecting passersby. Weather and crew rest issues also contributed to the flight delay. (AP Photo / Carolyn Kaster)

A shell of a Brood X cicada is seen on a tree on the North Lawn of the White House in Washington, martedì, Maggio 25, 2021. Reporters traveling to the United Kingdom ahead of President Joe Biden’s first overseas trip were delayed seven hours after their chartered plane was overrun by cicadas. Il Washington, D.C., area is among the many parts of the country confronting the swarm of Brood X, a large emergence of the loud 17-year insects that take to dive-bombing onto moving vehicles and unsuspecting passersby. Weather and crew rest issues also contributed to the flight delay. (AP Photo / Carolyn Kaster)

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