NTSB Identification: CHI00LA236.
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Accident occurred Thursday, August 03, 2000 in BLOOMINGTON, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/26/2001
Aircraft: Cessna 150M, registration: N6087K
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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The airplane exited the north edge of runway 11, impacted a sign, collapsed its nose gear, and sustained substantial damage. The wind was 040 degrees at 12 knots. A FAA postaccident inspection of the airplane revealed no anomalies.

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

the pilot not maintaining directional control of the airplane. Factors were the crosswind weather condition, the airport sign, and the collapsed nose gear.

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