PORT ST. LUCIE, FL (WFLX) A close call for a for a St. Lucie County Sheriff's deputy, whose helicopter crashed Sunday afternoon.
The crash happened just before 1 p.m. off I-95, north of the Okeechobee Road exit.
The pilot is 44-year-old Shawn Sullivan, who's been with the sheriff's office for a year.
The St. Lucie County Sheriff says the pilots injuries are not serious.
The helicopter involved was an army surplus helicopter that the sheriffs office got from the army.