NTSB Identification: SEA86FA233.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31348.
Accident occurred Sunday, August 31, 1986 in WALLACE, ID
Aircraft: CESSNA 180, registration: N4703B
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

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.

PLT RECEIVED WX BRIEF, ADVISED VFR FOR PROPOSED FLT. PLT FILED VFR FLT PLAN AND DEPARTED. WRECKAGE LOCATED 2 DAYS LATER AT CREST OF MOUNTAIN PASS.

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

VFR FLIGHT INTO IMC..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PREFLIGHT BRIEFING SERVICE..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

IN-FLIGHT BRIEFING SERVICE..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CLOUDS


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..FOG


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..OBSCURATION


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..MOUNTAINOUS/HILLY

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