NTSB Identification: MIA86LA050.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29862.
Accident occurred Saturday, December 28, 1985 in LEESBURG, FL
Aircraft: Piper PA-28-161, registration: N8408F
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.

THE PLT STATED THAT WHILE ATTEMPTING TO TAKEOFF FROM A PRIVATE AIRSTRIP HIS LEFT MAIN WHEEL HIT A BARBED WIRE FENCE CAUSING THE LEFT WING TO STRIKE THE GROUND & SEPARATE FROM THE ACFT.

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

LIFT-OFF..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER CLIMB RATE..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

OBJECT..FENCE

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