NTSB Identification: SEA85LA138.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28144.
Accident occurred Friday, June 14, 1985 in LONG VALLEY, NV
Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135, registration: N843
Injuries: 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.

THE PLT CHOSE TO LAND ON A COUNTRY ROAD DUE TO LOW FUEL. AFTER REFUELING THE PLT ATTEMPTED TO DEPART THE ROUGH ROAD. DURING THE TAKEOFF ROLL THE ACFT VEERED LEFT AND STRUCK A WIRE FENCE.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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