Published: Oct 07, 2010 3:42 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 07, 2010 12:42 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A helicopter landed safely in the median of a Brevard County expressway after a bird struck its blades.

Emergency officials say the helicopter made the emergency landing Wednesday afternoon in a median along the BeachLine Expressway.

The Orlando Sentinel reported that neither the pilot nor the passenger was injured. The helicopter belongs to Bristow Academy, a Titusville flight training school.