NTSB Identification: CHI07LA219.
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Accident occurred Sunday, July 22, 2007 in Fond Du Lac, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/31/2008
Aircraft: North American T-6G, registration: N22NA
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 airplane was damaged when it struck a road sign during a forced landing to a road following a complete loss of engine power. Examination of the airplane revealed that the radial engine's master connecting rod had failed.

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

The loss of engine power due to the failure of the engine's master connecting rod which resulted in the forced landing. The road sign was a factor.

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