NTSB Identification: MIA88LA156.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36293.
Accident occurred Wednesday, April 20, 1988 in PERRY, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/16/1989
Aircraft: MOONEY M-20J, registration: N58110
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

JACKSONVILLE CENTER REPORTED A LOSS OF RADAR CONTACT WITH THE ACFT AT APPROX 2133 EDT AFTER IT DESCENDED FROM ITS LAST ASSIGNED ALTITUDE OF 6000 FEET. THE SOLE OCCUPANT AND DEBRIS FROM THE ACFT WERE FOUND SHORTLY THEREAFTER. THE RESULTS OF AN AUTOPSY ON THE PILOT REVEALED HE EXPERIENCED A DISSECTING ANEURYSM AND HEMORRHAGE OF RIGHT CORONARY ARTERY. THE RESULTS OF TOXOCOLOGICAL STUDIES REVEALED A BLOOD ALCOHOL LEVEL OF 383 MG/DL.

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

AIRCRAFT CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

INCAPACITATION(OTHER CARDIOVASCULAR)..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

INCAPACITATION(ALCOHOL)..PILOT IN COMMAND

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