Hot air balloon crashs in central Turkey, one tourist killed

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May 29, 2009 10:43

A hot air balloon crashed in central Turkey on Friday, killing one tourist and injuring several others, an official said. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to media, said that the accident occurred Friday in Cappadocia, where many visitors take balloon rides above volcanic cones. The identities of the tourists were not immediately known.


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