NTSB Identification: LAX66F0337
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8B, registration: N39091

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-2686   66/5/1    WELLINGTON NEV      LUSCOMBE 8B         CR-  0  0  1  NONCOMMERCIAL             PRIVATE, AGE 23, 262
        TIME - 0800                    N39091              PX-  0  0  0  PLEASURE/PERSONAL TRANSP  TOTAL HOURS, 47 IN TYPE,
                                       DAMAGE-SUBSTANTIAL  OT-  0  0  0                            NOT INSTRUMENT RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - SMITH VALLEY
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           GEAR COLLAPSED                                           LANDING: LEVEL OFF/TOUCHDOWN
           COLLIDED WITH: DIRT BANK                                 LANDING: ROLL
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - SELECTED UNSUITABLE TERRAIN
        FACTOR(S)
           TERRAIN - ROUGH/UNEVEN
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - OVERLOAD FAILURE
        REMARKS- PILOT ATTEMPTED LANDING ON ABANDONED HIGHWAY.TAILWHEEL STRUCK TORN UP ASPHALT.

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