16 dead after hot air balloon crash in Texas

Posted by on Saturday, July 30, 2016

Sixteen people are dead after a hot air balloon crashed in pasture near Lockhart, Texas.

The balloon caught on fire and then crashed. It happened this morning shortly after 7:40 a.m. 

The FAA along with the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

Lockhart is 47 km south of Austin.

More details will be released as investigators find out more.

The Team

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