NTSB Identification: DEN87IA058.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33285.
Incident occurred Wednesday, February 18, 1987 in COLORADO SPRING, CO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/10/1989
Aircraft: BEECH 58, registration: N328WT
Injuries: 1 Fatal,3 Uninjured.

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

THE PIC BECAME UNCONSCIOUS WHILE AT THE CONTROLS DURING CRUISE. THE CO-OWNER OF THE ACFT, A RATED PILOT WHO WAS IN THE RIGHT FRONT SEAT, TOOK CONTROL AND DIVERTED TO A NEARBY APT. THE PIC WAS TRANSPORTED TO A HOSPITAL WHERE HE WAS PRONOUNCED DOA. AN AUTOPSY WAS NOT PERFORMED BUT THE ATTENDING PHYSICIAN SAID THE CAUSE OF DEATH WAS A HEART ATTACK.

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

INCAPACITATION(CARDIOVASCULAR)..PILOT IN COMMAND

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