NTSB Identification: DEN87LA161.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33582.
Accident occurred Monday, June 29, 1987 in CAYUGA, ND
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/05/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA A188B, registration: N4703R
Injuries: 1 Serious.

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 PLT WAS COMPLETING A SWATH RUN AND STRUCK A POWER LINE WITH THE RIGHT WING, SEVERING THE WING. THE AIRCRAFT DID A SNAP ROLL TO THE RIGHT AND IMPACTED IN A FIELD.

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WING..SEPARATION


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION


Contributing Factors

INATTENTIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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