NTSB Identification: LAX85LA011.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26870.
Accident occurred Thursday, October 11, 1984 in GORMAN, CA
Aircraft: CESSNA T210M, registration: N6192B
Injuries: 1 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 ACFT COLLIDED WITH HIGH TENSION WIRES ABOUT 5 MILES SOUTH OF GORMAN, CA. THE PLT STATED THAT WHILE ENROUTE HE 'STAYED BENEATH' THE PREVAILING BROKEN CLOUD CONDITION UNTIL ENTERING THE MOUNTAINOUS AREA AT WHICH TIME HE SAW A HOLE IN THE CLOUDS & BEGAN TO 'CLIMB THROUGH IT.' SHORTLY AFTER HE INITIATED THE CLIMB THE ACFT STRUCK THE WIRES.

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

VFR FLIGHT INTO IMC..CONTINUED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REMEDIAL ACTION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..LOW CEILING


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..OBSCURATION


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..MOUNTAINOUS/HILLY


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..RISING

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