AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. --- Aiken County dispatch confirms says there are reports of a downed helicopter near the Georgia/South Carolina border, at the Savannah River.
Authorities told WRDW that a mayday report went out over the airwaves and was reported by the FAA.
DNR has been contacted and boats are being sent out the river to help in the search.
A helicopter is also being sent up into the air to search for the downed helicopter.
Richmond County deputies are also responding.