Hot air balloon crash in the Yarra Ranges
A hot-air balloon trip in the Yarra Ranges this morning has nearly ended in tragedy after the balloon caught fire, forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing.
All 12 people who were on board are believed to be safe, with one 27-year-old female taken to hospital for observation.
A spokeswoman for Victoria Police confirmed the incident occurred about 6:15am today in Gruyere.
More to come.