ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - A hot air balloon crashed into a retention pond Monday morning near Walt Disney World, officials said.
The deflated balloon was located near the southbound lanes of S.R. 429.
Fire Rescue officials said 15 people, including children, were on the side of the pond, but it's not known if all were aboard the balloon.
No other details, including what caused the crash, are immediately known.
AIRCRAFTW - S SR 429. Hot air balloon into retention pond. 15 ppl on side of pond. No haz, 1 BLS, cancel additional units.— OCFire Rescue (@OCFireRescue) July 3, 2017