NTSB Identification: CHI86FA174.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32163.
Accident occurred Sunday, July 20, 1986 in RANDOM LAKE, WI
Aircraft: CESSNA 172K, registration: N79069
Injuries: 2 Fatal,2 Serious.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE ACFT LOST PWR ON FINAL APPRCH AND CRASHED INTO A SWAMP. POST ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT THE ENG CAMSHAFT WAS WORN REDUCING THE PWR OUTPUT OF THE POWERPLANT.

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

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,CAMSHAFT..WORN


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..NONE SUITABLE


Contributing Factors

ENGINE ASSEMBLY..OUTPUT LOW


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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