TITLE

24 hurt in Turkey tour balloon crash

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Evening Standard;5/20/2013, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
TWO hot air balloons collided during a tour of volcanic rock formations in Turkey today, causing one of them to crash. A Brazilian tourist died and 24 others on board suffered broken bones. The ascending balloon hit the other's wicker basket above it, causing a tear that sent it plunging to the ground in the Cappadocia region.
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87653771

 

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