Authorities find no trace of downed hot air balloon in Carmel Valley area
Last Updated: 44 days ago
SAN DIEGO - Authorities Friday responded to reports of a downed hot air balloon in an area near Carmel Valley Road in Carmel Valley, but no hot air balloon was located.
Authorities received reports of a downed balloon just after 6 p.m., a witness told 10News her daughter saw a "panda" balloon make a hard landing in a canyon in the Carmel Country Highlands area.
The San Diego Police Department's ABLE helicopter and some ground crews were deployed to search for the balloon and its occupants, but after a nearly one-hour search, no sign of a downed balloon was found.
No injuries or property damage have been reported.
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