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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 39534
Last updated: 4 November 2019
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Date:20-OCT-1988
Time:15:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic AEST model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-60-601P
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N6069U
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Laketown, UT -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Salt Lake City , UT (SLC)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
THE PLT DEPARTED SALT LAKE CITY ON A PLEASURE FLT TO BEAR LAKE TO OVERFLY A HOME THAT HE OWNED. WITNESSES NEAR THE ACC SITE STATED THEY SAW THE ACFT CIRCLE OVER THE HOUSE AND THEN DEPART THE AREA OVER A RIDGE OF MTNS. THE ACFT TURNED OUT OVER THE LAKE AND WAS IN STRAIGHT AND LEVEL FLT SHORTLY BEFORE IT DESCENDED AT A STEEP ANGLE INTO THE WATER. THE AUTOPSY PERFORMED ON THE PLT REVEALED CORONARY ARTERIOSCLEROSIS. THE ASST MEDICAL EXAMINER STATED IN THE AUTOPSY REPORT THE PLT 'MAY HAVE BEEN RENDERED INCAPACITATED BY AN ACUTE CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA.' CAUSE:

Sources:

NTSB: https://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001213X27030


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
21-Dec-2016 19:23 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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