NTSB Identification: SEA86LA108.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30832.
Accident occurred Wednesday, April 23, 1986 in MATTAWA, WA
Aircraft: PIPER PA-36, registration: N57608
Injuries: 1 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.

SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF A LOSS OF PWR OCCURRED ACCOMPANIED BY AN ENG VIBRATION. A FORCED LANDING WAS MADE ONTO A HIGHWAY WHERE A X-WIND EXISTED. DIRECTIONAL CONTROL WAS LOST AND THE ACFT VEERED INTO A DITCH AND STRUCK A FENCE BEFORE COMING TO A STOP. NO REASON FOR THE PWR LOSS COULD BE DETERMINED.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..NONE SUITABLE

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