NTSB Identification: CHI91DTK05.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 44117.
Accident occurred Tuesday, September 10, 1991 in HURLEY, SD
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/31/1993
Aircraft: Eagle Aircraft Co. DW1, registration: N8814L
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

THE ACCIDENT AIRPLANE COLLIDED WITH THE STRUCTURE OF AN ABANDONED IRRIGATION SYSTEM WHILE PERFORMING AN AERIAL APPLICATION. PART OF THE LOWER LEFT WING OF THE AIRPLANE WAS TORN AWAY. THE PILOT FLEW THE AIRPLANE BACK TO ITS HOME BASE WITHOUT FURTHER INCIDENT.

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

THE FAILURE OF THE PILOT TO MAINTAIN A VISUAL LOOKOUT.

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