NTSB Identification: DEN86LA121.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30937.
Accident occurred Wednesday, April 30, 1986 in LAMAR, CO
Aircraft: PIPER PA-25-260C, registration: N76LF
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.

DURING THE INITIAL TELEPHONE INTERVIEW, THE PLT STATED THE ENG QUIT DUE TO FUEL EXHAUSTION WHILE RETURNING FROM AN AG SPRAYING FLT. HOWEVER, IN THE PLT ACCIDENT REPORT, THE PLT STATES THAT HE COULD NOT RULE OUT MECHANICAL PROBLEMS.

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

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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

FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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