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The pilot was taxiing for take-off from an agricultural strip when one main landing gear leg struck a tree stump, which was hidden by long grass, and collapsed. The pilot was not aware of the obstruction prior to the accident.

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General details
Date: 22 October 1989 Investigation status: Completed 
Time: 1420  
Location:Holt Rock Investigation type: Occurrence Investigation 
State: Western Australia  
Release date: 25 January 1990  
Report status: Final Occurrence category: Accident 
 Highest injury level: None 
Aircraft details
Aircraft manufacturer: Intermountain Manufacturing Co 
Aircraft model: A-9 
Aircraft registration: VH-MPD 
Serial number: 1070 
Type of operation: Aerial Work 
Damage to aircraft: Substantial 
Departure point:Holt Rock WA
Departure time:N/A
Destination:Holt Rock WA
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