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High-altitude balloon intercepted over Utah

Feb 23, 2024, 4:36 PM | Updated: 4:56 pm

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SALT LAKE CITY — Fighters with the North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted a small, high-altitude balloon flying over Utah on Friday. 

NORAD determined it wasn’t being steered and it didn’t pose a threat.

They’ll continue to track and monitor the balloon.

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