Evidently, the balloon has landed and the kid is not inside. His brother saw him climb in. He may have fallen out. If so, it is a terrible tragedy. I hope there is a better ending to this story.
"What do you mean you were in the can? You got the Tenth Afcon Wing of the freaking United States Air Force flying over the backyard and you were in the can? You unleashed daddy's giant flying jiffy pop machine and caused a national disturbance because you were taking a crap... Restriction, pal, serious restriction."