MALIBU (CBSLA.com) — A member of one of Malibu’s founding families died Tuesday in a hot air balloon accident in Switzerland.
Grant Adamson, 55, died when the balloon plummeted 165 feet after striking an electric power line when the pilot attempted to land it land around 8:30 a.m. near the Swiss town of Montbovon, according to Swiss media reports.READ MORE: Driver Of Camaro Killed In Azusa Wreck After Running Red Light; 2 Others Flee Scene
According to reports, Adamson’s wife, Terry, and their two daughters, who are in their 20s, suffered life-threatening injuries in the accident.READ MORE: LAUSD Reopens Campuses Tuesday For First Time Since March 2020
The 65-year-old balloon pilot was seriously injured as well.
No further details were released.MORE NEWS: CDC, FDA Recommend Pausing J&J Vaccine Over Blood Clot Cases
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