NTSB Identification: DEN85LA190.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28651.
Accident occurred Monday, July 15, 1985 in THISTLE, UT
Aircraft: PIPER PA-25-235, registration: N7614Z
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 HAD JUST COMPLETED AN AERIAL SPRAY MISSION AND WAS FLYING THROUGH A CANYON WHEN THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH PWR LINES. CONTROL OF THE ACFT WAS LOST AND IT CONTACTED THE TERRAIN.

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

AIRSPEED..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


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