16 people on a Hot Air Balloon crashed on Saturday morning in Texas.
There were no survivors in the crash near Lockhart, the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release posted on Facebook.
Texas Department of Public Safety believes the hot air balloon struck power lines and caught on fire.
Law enforcement officers responded to a 911 call at 7:44 a.m. about a possible auto accident in the Maxwell area, said a statement posted on the Caldwell County Office of Emergency Management Facebook page. Officers found the balloon basket on fire on the ground, the statement said.
It does not appear that anyone survived the fiery crash, Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.