NTSB Identification: FTW96LA253.
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Accident occurred Monday, June 17, 1996 in LEANDER, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/19/1996
Aircraft: Piper PA-24-250, registration: N8129P
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

While landing, the airplane overran the 2,350 foot grass runway and collided with a fence at the departure end of the landing area. Skid marks were found that matched the airplane's main landing gear tires. The skid marks began approximately 75 feet from the end of the runway and led to the fence.

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

failure of the pilot sufficiently slow the airplane, while landing on a grass runway.

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