NTSB Identification: CHI85LA083.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28122.
Accident occurred Wednesday, January 02, 1985 in MT STERLING, IL
Aircraft: CESSNA 172M, registration: N9484H
Injuries: 5 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 PLT LANDED LONG AT HIS HOME ARPT USING NO FLAPS WITH A PREVAILING TAILWIND. THE 2600 FT TURF STRIP WAS FROZEN. DURING BRAKING THE ACFT SKIDDED OFF THE RWY AND STRUCK A SNOW BERM BEFORE ROLLING INVERTED.

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

AIRSPEED..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

ALL AVAILABLE RUNWAY..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOW COVERED


Contributing Factors

LOWERING OF FLAPS..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND

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