Accident to the Stoddard Hamilton Glastar registered F-PHIM on 26/10/2017 at San Sebastián [Investigation led by CIAIAC / Spain]

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Spanish authorities:

The pilot started the engine from outside the aircraft and it started to move freely. the pilot fell to the ground and the aircraft continued running for 280 m on the airport until it struck a fence and rested touching the ground with the nose. Important damage to aircraft.