Reports: Hot-air balloon catches fire; no wreckage found; 3 unaccounted for

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: May 10, 2014 - 2:45 AM

DOSWELL, Va. — A hot-air balloon is believed to have caught fire and crashed in Virginia after colliding with a power line, according to state police, who were searching for the wreckage, a pilot and two passengers after eyewitnesses said they saw the balloon in flames and heard screams for help.

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