NTSB Identification: CHI83LA380.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21166.
Accident occurred Monday, August 15, 1983 in HAMTRAMCK, MI
Aircraft: CESSNA C-152, registration: N67374
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.

WHILE EN ROUTE, THE ENG LOST POWER & THE PLT RESTARTED THE ENG. AFTER FLYING APRX 4 MI FURTHER, THE ENG LOST POWER AGAIN, AND AGAIN, THE PLT OBTAINED A RESTART. AFTER A 3RD LOSS OF POWER, THE PLT WAS MAKING A FORCED LANDING WHEN THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH AN ELECTRICAL WIRE & CRASHED APRX 1 MI FROM THE ARPT.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION

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