NTSB Identification: SEA85LA009.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26679.
Accident occurred Sunday, October 14, 1984 in LAPINE, OR
Aircraft: CESSNA 150L, registration: N11849
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.

PLT RECIEVED INFLT WX BRIEF. PRESENT LOCATION AND NEXT REPORTING STATION WERE VFR, NO KNOWN ADVERSE WX BETWEEN. EN ROUTE, PLT ENCOUNTERED IMC. FUEL COMSUMED IN MANEUVERING TO AVIOD WX PRECLUDED RETURN TO KNOWN VFR AIRFIELD. PLT ELECTED TO MAKE A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING AT AN ABANDONED AIRSTRIP. ON LANDING ROLL, LEFT WING STRUCK A SMALL TREE THAT HAD GROWN ADJACENT TO THE STRIP.

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

OBJECT..TREE(S)



Contributing Factors

IN-FLIGHT BRIEFING SERVICE..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER FORECAST..NOT POSSIBLE


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..NONE SUITABLE


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..LOW CEILING


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..SNOW

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