NTSB Identification: MIA82FLD16
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Wednesday, February 10, 1982 in LAKE WALES, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 02/10/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 310, registration: N5207J
Injuries: 2 Serious.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE FLT ENCOUNTERED BAD WX OVER THE LAKE WALES ARPT. THE PLT PUT THE GEAR DOWN & WAS MANEUVERING FOR AN APPROACH. THE PAX STATED THAT ACFT THEN CRASHED. THE FUEL TANKS HAD APPROXIMATELY ONE PINT OF FUEL REMAINING.

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

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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:

FUEL SUPPLY..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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