The helicopter was not fired at, the report added.
CH-53Ks are an "urgent" replacement to the aging "Yasur" helicopters.
The pilot's actions have been in focus in the investigation into the crash of the Sikorsky S-76B helicopter outside Los Angeles into hilly terrain.
The National Transportation Safety Board said it would hold a hearing on Feb. 9 to determine the probable cause of the January 2020 crash.
Israel Air Force's search-and-rescue unit reportedly evacuated one person in critical condition to Soroka hospital in Beersheba.
Currently Iran’s helicopter fleet consists of mostly American helicopters from the era before the 1979 revolution.
Incident is the second in the past six months
The Yas'ur helicopters have been involved in several accidents this year, and the fleet was even grounded. Time is running out before there is a deadly crash