08/11/2013 11:26 EDT | Updated 10/11/2013 05:12 EDT

Hot air balloon accident leaves man in critical condition

One man is in critical condition after a hot air balloon accident near Mont-St-Grégoire, Que.

The incident happened at about 7:30 a.m. on Sunday south of Montreal, near St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, where the international hot air balloon festival is underway this weekend.

It's not clear whether the victim was a passenger in the balloon or on the ground.

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