Hot air balloon removed from power lines in southeast Albuquerque

Albuquerque News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – PNM reports that a hot air balloon flew into power lines in southeast Albuquerque on Monday morning. The incident occurred in the area of Bethel Dr. SE and Williams St.

The utility company stated that a wire went down as a result. The balloon has since been removed from the power lines and power has been restored to a small group of customers who were affected due to the incident.

No injuries have been reported.

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