Date: September 24, 1990
Time: 07:02
Location: San Luis Obispo, California
Operator: HiTech Helicopters
Flight #: ?
Route: Van Nuys, CA - San Luis Obispo, CA
AC Type: Cessna 501 Citation
Registration: N79DD
cn / ln: 500-0254
Aboard: 4   (passengers:2  crew:2)
Fatalities: 4   (passengers:2  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed short of the runway into a Eucalyptus tree while making an approach to Runway 11 in heavy fog. The pilot's improper IFR procedure. His failure to maintain the minimum descent altitude for the adverse weather was a related factor.

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