NTSB Identification: NYC85LA228.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28441.
Accident occurred Wednesday, August 28, 1985 in BLAIRSTOWN, NJ
Aircraft: CESSNA 182L, registration: N3380R
Injuries: 4 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 A NORMAL NIGHT LANDING, A DEER DARTED ONTO THE RUNWAY AND STRUCK THE TAIL SECTION OF THE AIRCRAFT CAUSING MAJOR STRUCTURAL DAMAGE. THE DEER WAS NOT LOCATED.

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

OBJECT..ANIMAL(S)


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT

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