The ATSB is investigating an engine failure involving Cessna 208, registered VH-LNH, 9 km north of Solomon Aerodrome, Western Australia, on 16 November 2016.

During climb, the engine failed and the crew conducted a forced landing on a road. There were no injuries and the aircraft was not damaged.

As part of the investigation, the ATSB will interview the pilot and gather additional information.

A final report will be released at the end of the investigation.

Should a critical safety issue be identified during the course of the investigation, the ATSB will immediately notify those affected and seek safety action to address the issue.