NTSB Identification: LAX83LA383.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22522.
Accident occurred Thursday, August 18, 1983 in TRINITY CENTER, CA
Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q, registration: N735DZ
Injuries: 1 Minor,2 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 PLT STATED THAT DURING THE APCH, HE LET HIS AIRSPEED GET TOO SLOW & STALLED THE ACFT. REPORTEDLY, HE APPLIED FULL POWER TO GO AROUND AS THE ACFT BEGAN TO RAPIDLY LOSE ALT. HOWEVER, THE ACFT TOUCHED DOWN IN A BRUSHY AREA BESIDE THE RWY & NOSED OVER.

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

AIRSPEED..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL/MUSH..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION

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