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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