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Davis Michael J MD Special, N141MD, Imageaire LLC: Accident occurred December 21, 2015 in Wallace, North Carolina


NTSB Identification: GAA16CA099
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, December 21, 2015 in Wallace, NC
Aircraft: DAVIS MICHAEL J MD SPECIAL, registration: N141MD
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators used data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator and did not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

The pilot reported that during a cross country flight, he "ran out" of fuel, and subsequently had to land on a two lane road. The pilot further reported that during the landing roll the right wing impacted a road sign, which resulted in substantial damage to the right wing.

According to the pilot there were no pre-impact mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airframe or engine that would have precluded normal operation.

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