Hot air balloon makes emergency landing in Connecticut neighborhood

WALLINGFORD (WTIC) -- A scary situation occurred outside of a Wallingford school Sunday morning when a hot air balloon landed at Parker Farms Elementary School.

Police received calls that an air balloon was possibly on fire near route 68 and Dana Boulevard. When officers arrived on scene, they said the balloon was not on fire but flying unusually low.

Police say the balloon's basket had gotten caught in a tree, and the flame melted into the balloon after the operator tried to use the torch to go higher in altitude. The balloon had taken off from Aqua Turf Club with five people in the basket.

The balloon had taken off from the Aqua Turf in Southington and had five people in its basket. Police said no one was injured.

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MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Aspects of the air balloons build up during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: A man inflates a hot air balloon during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: A man inflates a hot air balloon during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
TEOTIHUACAN, MEXICO - MARCH 21 : Hot air balloons fly over the Pyramid of the Sun during spring equinox celebrations in Teotihuacan, Mexico on March 21, 2016. (Photo by Daniel Cardenas/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: A man inflates a hot air balloon during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: A man inflates a hot air balloon during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: A Hot Air Baloon of a 'mariachi' is seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Hot Air Balloons are seen during the National Meeting of Hot Air Balloons Teotihuacan 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico on March 20, 2016. (Photo by Manuel Velasquez/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Air balloons flying during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Aspects of the air balloons build up during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Air balloons during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Aspects of the air balloons build up during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Aspects of the air balloons build up during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Air balloons flying during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Aspects of the air balloons build up during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Air balloons flying during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Air balloons flying during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Aspects of the air balloons build up during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Aspects of the air balloons build up during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 20: Air balloons during the 4th National Hot Air Balloon Meeting at Teotihuacan arceheological site on March 20, 2016 in Mexico City, Mexico. (Photo by Hector Vivas/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Hot air balloons overfly Teotihuacan archaeological site during the Balloon Festival in San Juan de Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, on March 19, 2016. The festival is being held on the spring equinox. AFP PHOTO/BERNARDO MONTOYA / AFP / Bernardo Montoya (Photo credit should read BERNARDO MONTOYA/AFP/Getty Images)
Hot air balloons overly Teotihuacan archaeological site during the Balloon Festival in San Juan de Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, on March 19, 2016. The festival is being held on the spring equinox. AFP PHOTO/BERNARDO MONTOYA / AFP / Bernardo Montoya (Photo credit should read BERNARDO MONTOYA/AFP/Getty Images)
Hot air balloons overly Teotihuacan archaeological site during the Balloon Festival in San Juan de Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, on March 19, 2016. The festival is being held on the spring equinox. AFP PHOTO/BERNARDO MONTOYA / AFP / Bernardo Montoya (Photo credit should read BERNARDO MONTOYA/AFP/Getty Images)
Hot air balloons overly Teotihuacan archaeological site during the Balloon Festival in San Juan de Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, on March 19, 2016. The festival is being held on the spring equinox. AFP PHOTO/BERNARDO MONTOYA / AFP / Bernardo Montoya (Photo credit should read BERNARDO MONTOYA/AFP/Getty Images)
Hot air balloons overly Teotihuacan archaeological site during the Balloon Festival in San Juan de Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, on March 19, 2016. The festival is being held on the spring equinox. AFP PHOTO/BERNARDO MONTOYA / AFP / Bernardo Montoya (Photo credit should read BERNARDO MONTOYA/AFP/Getty Images)
A hot air balloon overflies Teotihuacan archaeological site during the Balloon Festival in San Juan de Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, on March 19, 2016. The festival is being held on the spring equinox. AFP PHOTO/BERNARDO MONTOYA / AFP / Bernardo Montoya (Photo credit should read BERNARDO MONTOYA/AFP/Getty Images)
A hot air balloon overflies the Sun Pyramid at the Teotihuacan archaeological site during the Balloon Festival in San Juan de Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, on March 19, 2016. The festival is being held on the spring equinox. AFP PHOTO/BERNARDO MONTOYA / AFP / Bernardo Montoya (Photo credit should read BERNARDO MONTOYA/AFP/Getty Images)
A hot air balloon overflies Teotihuacan archaeological site during the Balloon Festival in San Juan de Teotihuacan, State of Mexico, on March 19, 2016. The festival is being held on the spring equinox. AFP PHOTO/BERNARDO MONTOYA / AFP / Bernardo Montoya (Photo credit should read BERNARDO MONTOYA/AFP/Getty Images)
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