NTSB Identification: FTW85LA258.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29221.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 16, 1985 in GIRARD, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N1991Z
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.

THE PLT STATED HE HAD JUST BUZZED A FRIEND'S HOUSE WHEN THE ENG BEGAN RUNNING ROUGH. HE WAS MAKING A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING ON A COUNTRY ROAD WHEN A WING DROPPED AND DRUG ON THE SIDE OF THE ADJACENT DITCH. THE ACFT SPUN AROUND 180 DEGS,SUSTAINING SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE. THE PLT ATTRIBUTED THE MALFUNCTION TO WATER CONTAMINATION.

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


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