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N96660 accident description

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Crash location 37.151667°N, 94.498055°W
Nearest city Joplin, MO
37.098393°N, 94.480503°W
3.8 miles away
Tail number N96660
Accident date 13 Jul 2009
Aircraft type Taylorcraft BC-D
Additional details: None

NTSB Factual Report

The pilot reported that he made a normal wheel landing in the tail wheel equipped airplane. After the tail wheel settled onto the runway, the airplane veered to the right and hit a runway light when it departed the runway. The airplane encountered some soft, muddy terrain and it nosed over.

NTSB Probable Cause

The pilot's failure to maintain directional control during the landing roll.

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