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3 dead at Hot Air Balloon Crash in Turkey

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A hot air balloon crashed early morning after colliding in mid-air with another balloon in Turkey's popular tourist destination of Cappadocia.
balloon-crash-cappadocia3 Brazilian nationals are dead and 22 injured, according to the reports.

Brazilian tourists killed in hot air balloon crash are Ellem Kohelman (76), Maria Luiza Gomes (71) and Mariua Rosas (65).

Among 22 injured people, 19 of them were taken to hospitals in Nevsehir and 3 others were taken to university hospital in neighboring province of Kayseri.

The accident happened at about 6.00 a.m. (Turkish local time) when the balloon's envelope ripped open after colliding with the basket of another balloon in mid-air.
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