NTSB Identification: CHI86LA002.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28804.
Accident occurred Wednesday, October 02, 1985 in CRIVITZ, WI
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N52142
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.

THE PLT LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE ACFT DURING THE LANDING ROLL IN X-WIND CONDITIONS. AS THE ACFT VEERED TO THE LEFT SIDE OF THE RWY IT STRUCK A RWY LIGHT. THE ARPT OWNER STATED THE ACFT TOUCHED DOWN IN A CRABBED POSITION AND THE LOCAL WINDS WERE FROM 200 DEGS AT 12 TO 14 KTS.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLIGHT CONTROLS..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND

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