NTSB Identification: DEN85LA226.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29117.
Accident occurred Wednesday, August 21, 1985 in ROCKLAKE, ND
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: CGZSQ
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 STUDENT PLT GOT LOST DURING HER 1ST SOLO X-COUNTRY FLT. SHE SUBSEQUENTLY ATTEMPTED A LNG ON A GRAVEL ROAD BUT SWERVED THE A/C OFF THE ROAD TO AVOID AN ONCOMING CAR & THE A/C RECEIVED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE.

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

FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER..INITIATED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

BECAME LOST/DISORIENTED..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CLOUDS



Contributing Factors

OBJECT..VEHICLE


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HAZE/SMOKE

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