NTSB Identification: CHI84LA266.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24694.
Accident occurred Thursday, June 28, 1984 in LAKE BENTON, MN
Aircraft: PIPER PA-36-300, registration: N3681E
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.

WHILE ON AN AERIAL APPLICATION FLT, THE PLT WAS CROSSING UNDER A POWER LINE WHEN A WIRE CAUGHT THE RUDDER & SEPARATED ITFROM THE ACFT. DURING A LANDING, THE LEFT WING CONTACTED THE GROUND 1ST.

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

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION

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