ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 294527
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Narrative:During takeoff, at approximately 60 knots, a deer crossed the takeoff path of the airplane and struck the airplane. The pilot reduced the power to idle and exited off the active runway onto a taxiway. Examination of the airplane revealed that the left wing spar was damaged.
|Date:||Thursday 9 September 2004|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Aircraft damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Mount Pleasant, South Carolina -
United States of America
|Departure airport:||Mount Pleasant , SC (8S5)|
|Destination airport:||Mount Pleasant , SC (8S5)|
|Investigating agency: ||NTSB|
|Confidence Rating:|| Accident investigation report completed and information captured|
Probable Cause: Ground collision with an animal (deer) during an attempted takeoff.
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|Investigating agency: ||NTSB |
|Report number: || |
|Status: ||Investigation completed|
|Duration: ||2 months|
|Download report: || Final report|
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