CanWest News Service
Published: Sunday, August 12, 2007
WINNIPEG -- A hot-air balloon carrying 12 people, including at least one child, crashed and burned this morning in a field north of Winnipeg.
Three people were taken to hospital after the balloon smashed into a farmer's field, about 30 kilometres north of the Manitoba capital.
Two are reported in critical condition and one is described as stable. Nine others were treated at the scene or at a nearby hospital and released.