38 Insane Photos Taken Right Before Tragedy Strikes

Shocking Balloon Ride – It may seem like a clear day in the bucolic countryside, just perfect for going on a balloon ride and enjoying the view.


In January 2012, this balloon struck a power line in Caterton, New Zealand and unfortunately killed 10 passengers and a pilot. It was the largest air-related fatality in New Zealand since 1963.

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