Authorities in Switzerland say seven folks have been injured when a sizzling air balloon caught hearth whereas taking off within the village of Huenenberg, southwest of Zurich
BERLIN — Seven folks had been injured when a sizzling air balloon caught hearth Saturday morning throughout takeoff from a village in central Switzerland, authorities mentioned.
Authorities within the canton of Zug mentioned seven folks — 4 girls and three males, aged between 28 and 62 — had been within the balloon’s basket within the village of Huenenberg, southwest of Zurich. Two girls and one man had been critically injured, whereas the opposite 4 occupants suffered minor accidents.
The injured had been taken to the hospital by the ambulance service and by non-public people, in accordance with an announcement.
It was not instantly clear what triggered the hearth.