NTSB Identification: CEN11LA456
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, July 03, 2011 in Weyauwega, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/19/2013
Aircraft: CONDOR SOUTHERN POWERED PARACH RAPTOR, registration: N6012H
Injuries: 1 Serious.

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 stated that he was flying the powered parachute over a river and struck power lines. Postaccident examination of the airplane did not reveal any anomalies that would have precluded normal operation.

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

The pilot's failure to maintain sufficient altitude to clear power lines during flight.

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