Hot air balloon crashes in Texas

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Crazy. Wonder what happened. 16 people on a balloon. Wow.

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For some reason you guys are just like the news. My brother told me there was a crash today, while we were going to a balloon event but in NJ, and I thought umm guys lets go back home then, but he told me it was in Texas lol.

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From what I know he started to catch fire then crashes

Why are 16 people in a Hot Air Balloon in the first place. My guess, there must have been a lot of Alcohol involved.

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I did. An NTSB investigator said that they are checking if power lines were involved, among other things.

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So, any new information? (Considering it was just opened)

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Final NTSB Report on this Fatal Incident:

New Briefing:
https://www.ntsb.gov/news/press-releases/Pages/PR-20171017.aspx

Final Report:
https://www.ntsb.gov/news/events/Documents/2017-DCA16MA204-BMG-abstract.pdf


Please see the Final Report for more information regarding the incident


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