Helicopter crash report near Ravenel Bridge a false alarm, officials say

Emergency units rushed to the river near the Ravenel Bridge after a helicopter crash was reported this morning, but nothing was found.

Multiple units were posted at Patriots Point around 9 a.m.

Nothing was found, and officials said they suspected somebody had spotted a low-flying mosquito abatement helicopter.

Reach Dave Munday at (843) 937-5553.

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