A man in India has died after a group of monkeys threw bricks at him from a tree. Dharampal Singh, 72, had been collecting pieces of dry wood before the incident in Tikri, Uttar Pradesh, on Thursday.
Police said monkeys threw bricks on the man from a treetop after collecting them from a nearby building, Times of India reported. The man later died in hospital from sustained head and chest injuries. Villagers have repeatedly complained about aggressive monkeys in the area, but the animals are a protected species.