NTSB Identification: FTW84LA154.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23918.
Accident occurred Saturday, March 03, 1984 in INTRACSTL CITY, LA
Aircraft: BELL 206L-1, registration: N27798
Injuries: 2 Serious,1 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 HELICOPTER COLLIDED WITH MARSH TERRAIN WHILE SPOTTING DEAD ALLIGATORS. THE PLT DOES NOT REMEMBER EVENTS OF THE ACCIDENT. THE HELICOPTER OPERATOR STATED THE HELICOPTER APPEARED TO HAVE IMPACTED AT A LOW AIRSPEED AT A NORMAL RPM. THE EMERGEMCY FLOATS WERE NOT ACTIVATED NOR ARMED.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED

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