Date & Time: Mar 19, 2003 at 1930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Beechcraft 90 King Air
Operator:
Registration:
N711TZ
Flight Type:
Ambulance
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Grand Junction-Kremmling
MSN:
LW-226
YOM:
1977
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
10564
Captain / Total hours on type:
212
Aircraft flight hours:
8040
Circumstances:
While flying too low on final approach, the twin engine struck a hill two km short of runway. Weather conditions were good and no mechanical failure was found.