Hot Air Balloon Crashes into Festival Crowd

Chris Smith was riding a hot air balloon when it crashed into a crowd at Hot Air Balloon Festival/Hannibal Bicentennial Celebration, in Missouri just before 7 PM on Saturday, June 22, 2019.

Smith warned the crowd as his balloon was crashing and told everyone to get out of the way. The basket of the balloon hit a little girl and an older woman before it eventually hit a tree and tipped over.

No one was seriously injured from the accident.

 
 

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