Death toll from balloon accident grows
Updated: Tuesday, February 26 2013, 10:55 PM EST
LUXOR, Egypt (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The death toll from a hot air balloon accident in Egypt has risen to nineteen.
Witnesses say the balloon burst into flames just before it landed early Tuesday morning.
The balloon fell about 1,000 feet to the ground over the ancient city of Luxor.
A British tourist and the balloon's Egyptian pilot are the only survivors.