Helicopter pilot medically evaluated after emergency landing in Lakeland

Polk County

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Polk County Fire Rescue crews are on scene of an emergency landing
near Colt Creek State park.

Officials say a helicopter went down near the park.

FWC officials say they located the pilot in a swampy area and they say the victim suffered no injuries.

It is unknown at this time what caused the emergency landing.

This is a developing story stick with WFLA for updates.

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