Preliminary Accident Reports

October 1999 Issue

July 17, Tower, Minn. / Cessna 180

At 19:30 CDT, a Cessna 180 on floats was damaged shortly after landing on Vermillion Lake when it was struck by a boat. The pilot was uninjured. A witness said a boat traveling about 40 miles per hour rounded a bend in the lake and struck the right float....

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