NTSB Identification: SEA94FA190.
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Accident occurred Sunday, July 24, 1994 in SYRACUSE, UT
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/16/1995
Aircraft: BELL 206B III, registration: N820CW
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

AFTER DROPPING OFF PASSENGERS, THE HELICOPTER WAS LAST SEEN FLYING NORTHEASTERLY TO RETURN TO ITS HOME BASE. RADAR DATA IDENTIFIED THE HELICOPTER FLYING AT 100 TO 200 FEET ABOVE WATER LEVEL WHEN THE TARGET SUDDENLY DISAPPEARED FOR AN UNDETERMINED REASON. A PORTION OF THE LOWER FUSELAGE AND SKIDS WHERE RETRIEVED. THERE WAS NO APPARENT DAMAGE TO THE LANDING SKIDS.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

UNDETERMINED

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