Maine Owned Hot Air Balloon Crashes Into Power Lines in Massachusetts

Updated 5 months ago

A hot air balloon owned by a Maine company crashed in Clinton, Massachusetts Saturday night,

It was carrying six people.

It crashed into power lines, knocking out power locally.

Video posted to Facebook showed the balloon hitting the wires as it slowly descended.

Five of the six people in the balloon suffered burns, ranging from minor to serious, according to a firefighter.

Federal Aviation Administration officials say the balloon was attempting to land in a residential area when it hit the power lines.


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