NTSB Identification: SEA93LA218.
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Accident occurred Monday, July 12, 1993 in ROCKFORD, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/20/1994
Aircraft: CESSNA A188B, registration: N5858G
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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A WITNESS REPORTED THAT THE PILOT STATED THAT DURING THE LANDING ROLL, THE WING CAUGHT IN THE TALL GRASS AND THE TAILWHEEL COLLIDED WITH A GOPHER HOLE AND SEPARATED.

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

THE PILOT FAILED TO MAINTAIN ALIGNMENT WITH THE LANDING AREA. A FACTOR TO THE ACCIDENT WAS: HIGH VEGETATION.

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