NTSB Identification: DEN87LA113.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33975.
Accident occurred Tuesday, April 28, 1987 in BEULAH, WY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/08/1988
Aircraft: BEECH A24R, registration: N9784L
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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

THE ACFT LOST POWER DURING A NORMAL CLIMB ON A PERSONAL TRIP. THE PRIVATE PLT NOTICED A DROP IN FUEL FLOW PRESSURE AND SMELLED FUEL. THE PLT THEN SELECTED BOOST PUMP ON BUT THE PRESSURE STAYED LOW. THE PLT ELECTED TO MAKE A FORCED LANDING AND SELECTED A FIELD. THE ACFT OVERFLEW THE FIELD AND IMPACTED IN A TREE FILLED SWAMP. POST ACCIDENT EXAM OF WRECKAGE DID NOT REVEAL ANY EVIDENCE TO EXPLAIN THE LOSS OF POWER OR THE FUEL ODOR.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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