'Three missing' in US balloon fire (15)

The Times of Malta 2014.05.10 14:53
Three people are reported to be missing after a hot-air balloon caught fire and crashed in the US. News outlets quoted Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller as saying that authorities received a report of the crash yesterday evening in Caroline County. Ms Geller said a pilot and two passengers were believed to be in the balloon's gondola, and that according to witness accounts the gondola caught fire.
BALLOON, FIRE, SPOKESWOMAN, SEARCH, AIR, WITNESS, USA