NTSB Identification: FTW84FA382.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25642.
Accident occurred Sunday, September 09, 1984 in QUINLAN, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 172N, registration: N46ER
Injuries: 2 Fatal.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

A WITNESS REPORTED THAT WHEN THE PLT WAS LANDING, THE ACFT DESCENDED ON FINAL APCH, GOT TOO LOW & COLLIDED WITH ELECTRIC POWER LINES. THE ACFT THEN NOSED DOWN & IMPACTED THE GROUND IN A STEEP NOSE DOWN ATTITUDE.

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

CLEARANCE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION

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