NTSB Identification: ATL84LA140.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23994.
Accident occurred Wednesday, April 04, 1984 in WINNSBORO, SC
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N733KM
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 ACFT WAS MAKING A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING BECAUSE THE FUEL GUAGES WERE INDICATING 'EMPTY'. FOLLOWING TOUCHDOWN THE PLTSAW A BARBED WIRE FENCE AND ATTEMPTED A GO-AROUND & STRUCK THE FENCE. AFTER MAKING GROUND CONTACT A SECOND TIME THE ACFTCONTINUED THROUGH ANOTHER BARBED WIRE FENCE, ACROSS A PAVED ROAD & INTO SOME TREES.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND
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