NTSB Identification: MIA86LA249.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31820.
Accident occurred Saturday, September 13, 1986 in NEWBERRY, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA A188B, registration: N4892R
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.

THE PLT STATED THAT WHILE SPRAYING A FIELD HE EXPERIENCED AN ENG PROBLEM AND WHILE ATTEMPTING A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING IN A COW PASTURE HIS LEFT MAIN GEAR HIT A HOLE AND COLLAPSED. POST CRASH EXAMINATION OF THE ENG REVEALED THAT THE LINKAGE ON THE THROTTLE BODY CAME LOOSE CAUSING THE PARTIAL LOSS OF POWER EXPERIENCED BY THE PLT.

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

THROTTLE/POWER LEVER,LINKAGE..LOOSE


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