A dozen people hospitalized after hot air balloon crash in Wyoming

(CNN)Twelve people were hospitalized in Wyoming on Monday after a hot air balloon crash, officials said.


Three hot air balloons carrying a total of 36 people crashed into the ground on Monday morning, according to Jackson Hole Fire Chief Brady Hansen.
Hansen said authorities received a call just after 8 a.m. local time that three sightseeing balloons had gone down near the foothills of the Teton Village Resort Community, which is located about 12 miles northwest of Jackson.