NTSB Identification: NYC84LA020.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22223.
Accident occurred Thursday, November 03, 1983 in WASHINGTON, PA
Aircraft: CESSNA 340, registration: N7632Q
Injuries: 2 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 PILOT SAID THAT WHEN ABOUT 8 MILES OUT HE CALLED UNICOM TO REPORT IN AND RECEIVE ADVISORIES. HE WAS TOLD THAT HORSESHAD BEEN CHASED OFF THE RUNWAY EARLIER AND TO USE CAUTION. DURING THE APPROACH HE CAME IN HIGH AND TOUCHED DOWN ABOUT 700 FEET DOWN THE RUNWAY WITH THE STALL WARNING HORN SOUNDING AT TOUCHDOWN. ON ROLLOUT HE SPOTTED HORSES ON RUNWAY BUT COULD NOT AVOID THE COLLISION. HE WAS ABLE TO KEEP THE AIRCRAFT ON THE RUNWAY AND MAINTAIN CONTROL.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:OBJECT..ANIMAL(S)
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