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Hot air balloon lands in retention pond near Orlando

Posted at 9:34 AM, Jul 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-03 09:41:40-04

ORLANDO, Fla. - Orange County Fire Rescue confirms a hot air balloon landed in a retention pond off of State Road 429 near Orlando early Monday.

There said 15 people were on the side of the pond.

Initial reports said the balloon hit some power lines before landing in the pond.

 

Fire rescue has not confirmed any injuries at this time.