NTSB Identification: MKC85LA123.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28279.
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 11, 1985 in PARAGOULD, AR
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N48523
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.

PILOT WAS SEEDING RICE WHEN THE ENGINE FAILED. PILOT ATTEMPTED FORCED LANDING ON GRAVEL ROAD AND IMPACTED A UTILITY POLE BEFORE TOUCHDOWN. ACFT DESTROYED BY IMPACT AND POST IMPACT FIRE. THE REASON FOR THE ENGINE FAILURE COULD NOT BE DETERMINED.

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

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,OTHER..FAILURE,TOTAL


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..UTILITY POLE

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