NUNDA — Law enforcement officials have confirmed that a man died in a hot air balloon accident Friday night.
Based upon calls to E911 initial reports were that the balloon struck a power line. Contact with the power wires is not believed to be the cause of the accident.
The cause of the accident is still being investigated.
Investigators confirmed that the balloon was part of ‘Balloons Over Letchworth’ and had just completed a trip and was attempting to land in Nunda. The deceased was a crew member and not a passenger.