NTSB Identification: DEN85LA207.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30262.
Accident occurred Tuesday, July 30, 1985 in PUEBLO, CO
Aircraft: CESSNA 205, registration: N1818Z
Injuries: 5 Minor.

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/OWNER DEPARTED PUEBLO, CO, ON A VFR PLEASURE FLT TO CALIFORNIA. DURING THE FLT THE PLT ENCOUNTERED IMC AND ELECTED TO RETURN TO PUEBLO. WITNESSES OBSERVED THE PLT MAKING LOW PASSES OVER HIS PARENT'S HOME IN WEST PUEBLO JUST PRIOR TO IMPACTING ROLLING TERRAIN. THE ACFT WAS SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED, HOWEVER, THE PLT REPORTED THAT ALL OCCUPANTS OF THE ACFT RECEIVED MINOR INJURIES.

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

BUZZING..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

MIXTURE..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT

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