NTSB Identification: FTW91LA132.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 43313.
Accident occurred Saturday, July 27, 1991 in SEALY, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/31/1993
Aircraft: SCHEMPP-HIRTH CIRRUS, registration: N8514
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.

DURING A CIRCLING DESCENT FOR A FINAL APPROACH TO A FIELD IN AN AREA OF NO THERMALS, THE PILOT ATTEMPTED TO AVOID A FENCE AND STRUCK A SIX FOOT OAK TREE RESULTING IN IMPACT WITH GROUND.

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

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN CLEARANCE FROM AN OBJECT ON APPROACH.

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