ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Scary moments for two gas balloon pilots competing in America’s Challenge after a rough landing in Sandoval County.
Phil Bryant and Mike Emich landed in a remote area of the Santa Ana Pueblo west of Algodones.
One of the pilots was taken to nearby hospital as a precaution.
Meanwhile, a team from Poland leads the race.
Around 11 Friday morning, they were just west of Oklahoma City.