NTSB Identification: ERA12LA503
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, July 27, 2012 in Homerville, GA
Aircraft: BEECH 95-A55, registration: N1572S
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.
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On July 27, 2012, about 1535 eastern daylight time, a Beechcraft 95-A55, N1572S, sustained substantial damage during a forced landing in Homerville, Georgia. The private pilot was not injured. The airplane was registered to and operated by Spread Your Wings LLC. , under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a personal flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed and an instrument flight rules flight plan was filed for the flight from Douglas, Georgia (DQH) to Archer, Florida (0J8). The flight originated from DQH at 1500 eastern daylight time.
The pilot reported that while in cruise flight the left engine failed. He feathered the propeller and made a forced landing on a road. During the landing rollout the airplane veered off of the road and collided with trees and a ditch.
The responding Federal Aviation Administration inspector conducted an examination of the wreckage and confirmed structural damage to the wings. The wreckage was recovered for further examination.
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