NTSB Identification: MIA85LA226.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28961.
Accident occurred Sunday, August 04, 1985 in MELBOURNE, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA 210N, registration: N4744C
Injuries: 2 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.

ACT SWERVED LEFT AFTER LANDING AND CRASHED AT DRAINAGE DITC H APPX 50 FT NORTH OF RWY. THE PILOT STATED HE WAS UNABLE TO EFFECT A TIMELY RECOVERY FROM THE LEFT SWERVE AND THAT 'A MORE CONSISTENT TRAINING EFFORT COULD SHARPEN MY REACTIONS TO THIS SORT OF UNEXPECTED EVENT.'

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH

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