Hot air balloon crashes in Texas - KCTV5

Copy-Hot air balloon crashes in Texas

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By Steven Visser and John Newsome CNN

(CNN) -- A hot air balloon with 16 people aboard crashed Saturday morning in central Texas after catching fire in flight, FAA public information officer Lynn Lunsford said.

The incident happened in Lockhart, about 30 miles south of Austin, at around 7:40 a.m. CT (8:40 a.m. ET).

The FAA did not immediately have any information about casualties.

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