NTSB Identification: CHI85FA259.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28860.
Accident occurred Friday, June 28, 1985 in MUNDELEIN, IL
Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D1, registration: N44340
Injuries: 2 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.
THE ACFT CONTACTED TERRAIN IN A NEAR VERTICAL ATTITUDE APRX 1/4 MILE EAST OF THE PLT'S PRIVATE AIRSTRIP. THERE WERE NO WITNESSES TO THE ACCIDENT, HOWEVER, THE ACFT WAS OBSERVED FLYING AT LOW ALTITUDES PRIOR TO THE ACCIDENT. AN AUTOPSY REPORT ON THE PASSENGER DISCLOSED SEVERE CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE AND A RECENT HEMORRHAGE INTO A PLAQUE AT THE ORIGIN OF THE LEFT CIRCUMFLEX ARTERY.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:CONTROL INTERFERENCE..INADVERTENT..PASSENGER
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:PHYSICAL IMPAIRMENT(CARDIOVASCULAR)..OTHER PERSON
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