A hot air balloon crashed into power lines near Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, leaving its basket suspended 45ft above the ground.
UK Power Networks said just two customers, who take electricity directly from the high-voltage network, lost power due to the incident.
More top news
Blizzard-like conditions at times across central Scotland with up to 20cm of snow on the hills. Warning in force until 10pm this evening.
A former pole-dancer Natasha Gordon has been jailed for fours years at for encouraging the suicide of Matthew Birkinshaw from Walsall.
Love was in the air for two cabin attendants who were married by Pope Francis in an impromptu mid-flight ceremony.