NTSB Identification: CHI84LA070.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22670.
Accident occurred Saturday, December 31, 1983 in HEBRON, OH
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181, registration: N4506W
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 PLT REPORTED THAT WHEN HE LANDED ON AN ICE COVERED RWY, HE DELAYED USING BRAKES. WHEN HE DID USE THE BRAKES, HE WAS UNABLE TO DECELERATE SUFFICIENTLY. HE ELECTED NOT TO ATTEMPT A GO-AROUND, SINCE THERE WERE TALL TREES NEAR THE END OF THE RWY. THE ACFT WENT OFF THE END OF THE RWY, CONTINUED THRU SOME SMALL TREES & STOPPED IN A FROZEN CREEK.

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

PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..ICY


Contributing Factors

BRAKES(NORMAL)..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH OBSTRUCTION(S)

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