One killed in hot air balloon crash in Turkey

  • A tourist was killed and nine others injured, one of them critically, after a hot air balloon crashed in Turkey on Wednesday.

    The balloon was carrying tourists from China and Malaysia. The crash occurred in the Güvercinlik Valley.

    The man killed was identified as Tang Yi in the Turkish media.

    The cause of the mishap has not yet been identified, reports said. The balloon had taken off from Nevsehir province’s Goreme town in Anatolia.  


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