NTSB Identification: DEN85LA201.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28654.
Accident occurred Friday, July 26, 1985 in GREYSTONE, CO
Aircraft: CESSNA U206, registration: N9675G
Injuries: 3 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 LOST CONTROL OF THE ACFT DURING AN ATTEMPTED TAKEOFF FROM A 7000 FT GRAVEL ROAD. THE TAKEOFF WAS BEING MADE TO THE NORTH-NORTHEAST AND THE PLT REPORTED WINDS WERE FROM 180 DEGS AT 10 KTS GUSTING TO 15 KTS. THE ACFT VEERED LEFT, CONTACTED A TREE AND NOSED OVER. IT IS UNCLEAR WHO WAS PIC OF THE ACFT AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND


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