NTSB Identification: DEN86LA117.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30918.
Accident occurred Monday, April 14, 1986 in CROSSROADS, NM
Aircraft: CESSNA 172H, registration: N2896L
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.

ACCORDING TO THE PLT, HE WAS ATTEMPTING TO UNDERFLY POWERLINES OVER A PUBLIC ROAD DURING LANDING, WHEN THE AIRCRAFT CONTACTED AN UNSEEN WIRE AND CRASHED.

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

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


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,STATIC


Contributing Factors

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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