NTSB Identification: FTW84LA405.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26577.
Accident occurred Saturday, September 22, 1984 in PONDER, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N67833
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.

PLT ACKNOWLEDGED INITIATION OF FLIGHT INTO LOW CEILING AND VISIBILITY CONDITIONS WITH NO WX BRIEFING. SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF, CONDITIONS DETERIORATED EVEN MORE AND ACFT ENTERED THICK FOG. BREAKING OUT MOMENTARILY, PLT ELECTED A PRECAUTIONARY LNDG ON A ROAD. RIGHT WING STRUCK A FENCE POST ON TOUCHDOWN AND ACFT SWERVED RIGHT, COLLIDING WITH THE FENCE.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER..INITIATED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

TOTAL..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

PREFLIGHT BRIEFING SERVICE..NOT OBTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..FENCE


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..LOW CEILING


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..FOG

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