NTSB Identification: ATL86LA183.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31260.
Accident occurred Thursday, June 26, 1986 in MEMPHIS, TN
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N24847
Injuries: 2 Minor.

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

WHILE RETURNING FROM AN INSTRUMENT TRAINING FLIGHT, THE AIRCRAFT LOST TOTAL POWER AND THE CFI ATTEMPTED AN EMERGENCY LANDING ON A ROAD. DURING THE ATTEMPTED LANDING THE AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH A ROAD SIGN AND WAS SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED. THE PILOT RELATED THAT THE AIRCRAFT RAN OUT OF FUEL.

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:

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REFUELING..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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