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Hot-Air Balloon Caught, Freed in NW ABQ

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A hot-air balloon became trapped this morning in power lines at Golf Course and Taylor Ranch NW with the occupants still inside the balloon’s gondola, Albuquerque Police Department spokeswoman Officer Tasia Martinez said in a news release.

But the balloon managed to free itself, and everyone aboard is OK, Martinez told us in a later news release.


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