Hot air balloon crashes into pond near Disney World

A hot air balloon crashed into a retention pond Monday morning near Walt Disney World.

One person was injured in the crash, which was reported near State Road 429 at Western Way, Orange County Fire Rescue said.

The deflated balloon was located near the southbound lanes of SR 429. 

Fire Rescue officials said 15 people, including children, were on the side of the pond, but it's not known if all were aboard the balloon.

No other details, including what caused the crash, are immediately known.

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