People in hot air balloon basket given life jackets from boat
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Footage shows people climb from hot air balloon to boat

Nine people on board a stricken hot air balloon have been rescued by a passing motor boat on Port Phillip Bay in Australia on Saturday 21 May 21.

Local media reported that there were fears the balloon was low on fuel and could ditch into the ocean.

Nobody was hurt in the incident, which is being investigated by police.

Video produced by Sara Barman

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