NTSB Identification: SEA88LA008.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34986.
Accident occurred Friday, October 16, 1987 in WALLA WALLA, WA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/24/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA T210N, registration: N7231N
Injuries: 3 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.

THE PILOT LANDED SHORT AND THE AIRCRAFT'S MAIN LANDING GEAR STRUCK THE EDGE OF A PLATEAU AT THE APPROACH END OF THE PRIVATE STRIP. THE AIRCRAFT SWERVED OFF THE GRASS RUNWAY, THE NOSE GEAR COLLAPSED, AND THE AIRCRAFT NOSED OVER.

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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