NTSB Identification: SEA85LA076.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27325.
Accident occurred Friday, March 15, 1985 in DAVENPORT, WA
Aircraft: WEATHERLY 201B, registration: N1263W
Injuries: 2 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.

A VIBRATION STARTED IN THE ENGINE AND WHILE THE PLT WAS MONITORING THE ENGINE GAUGES HE NOTED A LOSS OF ALL OIL PRESSURE. A LANDING WAS MADE ON A FIELD AND DURING ROLLOUT THE LEFT MAIN GEAR WAS TORN OFF WHEN IT STRUCK A MOUND OF DIRT. THE ACFT THEN STRUCK SNOW AND NOSED OVER.

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

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,CRANKCASE..BLOCKED(TOTAL)

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

REMEDIAL ACTION..NOT POSSIBLE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLUID,OIL..LOSS,TOTAL


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..NONE SUITABLE


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOWBANK


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,MAIN GEAR..FAILURE,TOTAL


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,MAIN GEAR..OVERLOAD

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