NTSB Identification: ERA12LA358
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, October 09, 2011 in Efland, NC
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/29/2013
Aircraft: CESSNA 182C, registration: N8527T
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.

According to the pilot, during the landing roll at his private airfield, the airplane veered to the right, collided with a ditch, and nosed over. The pilot reported no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airframe or engine that would have precluded normal operation. An examination of the airplane revealed substantial damage to the engine firewall and vertical stabilizer.

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

The pilot’s loss of directional control during the landing roll, which resulted in a collision with a ditch.

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