NTSB Identification: CHI88LA155.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36574.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 06, 1988 in HILLSBORO, OH
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/26/1989
Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC, registration: N2200E
Injuries: 2 Minor.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

AFTER MAKING A LOW PASS DOWN A PRIVATE STRIP, THE AIRCRAFT EXPERIENCED A WIRE STRIKE FOLLOWED BY AN UNCONTROLLED DESCENT INTO THE GROUND. THE PILOT STATED THAT HIS ATTENTION WAS DIVERTED BY THE OWNER OF THE STRIP.

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

PROPER ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,STATIC


Contributing Factors

DIVERTED ATTENTION..PILOT IN COMMAND

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