Preliminary Accident Reports

May 2013 Issue

March 3, 2013, Saratoga, Wyo., Cessna 172M Skyhawk

At about 1558 Mountain time, the airplane impacted trees and snow-covered mountainous terrain. The pilot was fatally injured and the airplane sustained substantial damage. Visual conditions prevailed for the flight, which operated on a VFR flight plan.

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