National Transportation Safety Board - Aviation Accident Preliminary Report: http://app.ntsb.gov/pdf
FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Fargo FSDO-21
NTSB Identification: CEN16LA350
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Wednesday, August 31, 2016 in Upham, ND
Aircraft: CESSNA 150L, registration: N18601
Injuries: 1 Serious.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.
On August 30, 2016, about 2035 central daylight time (CDT), a Cessna 150L, N18601, impacted terrain short of the grass runway at Rosenau Airport (21ND) in Upham, North Dakota. The airplane sustained substantial damage to the fuselage. The private pilot, the sole occupant, suffered serious injuries. The airplane was privately registered and operated under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 as a personal flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the flight, and flight plan was filed.