NTSB Identification: DEN84LA126.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24210.
Accident occurred Saturday, April 07, 1984 in OGDEN, UT
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-236, registration: N2940T
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 PLT GOT OUT OF THE ACFT TO CHECK THE STARTER SOLENOID BY TURNING THE PROPELLER. HE LEFT THE MAGS ON AND THE BRAKES OFF. WHEN THE PROP WAS TURNED THE ACFT STARTED AND COLLIDED WITH A PARKED ACFT.

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

PROPER ASSISTANCE..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROCEDURES/DIRECTIVES..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STARTING PROCEDURE..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PARKING BRAKES..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRCRAFT PARKED/STANDING

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