NTSB Identification: MIA87LA165.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33522.
Accident occurred Thursday, May 28, 1987 in TALLAHASSEE, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/09/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 210L, registration: N121PL
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 ENG QUIT APRX 6 MILES FROM THE ARPT. DURING THE LANDING ROLL FOLLOWING THE FORCED LANDING THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED & THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH TREES. IMSPECTION OF THE ACFT REVEALED THAT THE FUEL SELECTOR WAS POSITIONED TO THE LEFT TANK WHICH DID NOT CONTAIN ENOUGH FUEL TO SUSTAIN ENGINE OPERATION.

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

FLUID,FUEL..STARVATION

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

FUEL TANK SELECTOR POSITION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND



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