NTSB Identification: NYC88LA056.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37442.
Accident occurred Wednesday, November 11, 1987 in BEAVER FALLS, PA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/26/1989
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-201, registration: N8364N
Injuries: 1 Serious,1 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.

DURING HAND-PROPPING OF PIPER PA-28R, THE PASSENGER SLIPPED AND FELL INTO THE TURNING PROP. HE RECEIVED A SERIOUS HEAD INJURY.

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

CLEARANCE..NOT MAINTAINED..PASSENGER

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

PROPER ASSISTANCE..NOT OBTAINED..PASSENGER


Contributing Factors

SUPERVISION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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