2016 Lockhart hot air balloon crash site

2016 Lockhart hot air balloon crash site


Lockhart, Texas (TX), US
On July 30, 2016, sixteen people were killed when the hot air balloon they were riding in caught fire and crashed in the unincorporated community of Maxwell near Lockhart, Texas. It is the deadliest ballooning disaster in the United States, and the second-deadliest worldwide, surpassed only by a hot air balloon crash in Egypt in 2013.
On July 30, 2016, sixteen people were killed when the hot air balloon they were riding in caught fire and crashed in the unincorporated community of Maxwell near Lockhart, Texas. It is the deadliest ballooning disaster in the United States, and the second-deadliest worldwide, surpassed only by a hot air balloon crash in Egypt in 2013.
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By: Fab

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