NTSB Identification: FTW00LA011.
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Accident occurred Friday, October 15, 1999 in LAKE VILLAGE, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/21/2000
Aircraft: Cessna 152, registration: N66930
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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During the landing phase of flight, the student pilot had the brakes engaged. The airplane exited the runway environment and encountered a drainage ditch. The nose landing gear descended into the drainage ditch, and the aircraft nosed over to the inverted position.

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

The pilot's failure to obtain/maintain directional control during landing.

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