NTSB Identification: ATL84LA145.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23993.
Accident occurred Thursday, April 19, 1984 in HUGER, SC
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G164A, registration: N7856
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 AERIAL APPLICATION ACFT WAS USING A GRAVEL SURFACED DIRT ROAD AS A TEMPORARY LANDING STRIP. DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE ACFT DRIFTED TO THE LEFT & HIT A SOFT SPOT, A TREE, & NOSED OVER IN A DITCH.

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..SOFT


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH

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