NTSB Identification: MIA96LA005.
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Accident occurred Tuesday, October 10, 1995 in OPA LOCKA, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 02/27/1996
Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250, registration: N4587P
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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The airplane veered to the left of the runway on landing roll and collided with a rock collapsing the nose landing gear.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE AIRPLANE ON LANDING RESULTED IN A LOSS OF CONTROL, SLIDING OFF THE RUNWAY INTO A ROCK COLLAPSING THE LANDING GEAR.

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