Hot Air Balloon Lands in Rancho Penasquitos Neighborhood

A hot air balloon was forced to make an unplanned, emergency landing in a Rancho Penasquitos neighborhood on March 28. These photos were taken by NBC 7 viewer Katie Wokas.

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NBC 7 viewer Katie Wokas captured this photo of the hot air balloon after it landed in a Rancho Penasquitos neighborhood Tuesday night.
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Witness Katie Wokas said the hot air balloon landed in the street below her Rancho Penasquitos home.
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The balloon came to rest just before 8 p.m.
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Another view of the landing.
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Residents told police they spotted the hot air balloon across several locations, including the area of 12600 Creekwood Lane, Texana Street, Pimpernel Drive, Park Village and Black Mountain roads.
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