Franklin County Sheriff's Deputy injured in crash

PRESTON, Idaho (KBOI) - Idaho State Police are investigating a crash that injured a Franklin County Sheriff's Department deputy. 

The crash happened just before 3:00 a.m. Sunday morning on the 1600 block of S. State St., in Preston.

According to Idaho State Police, deputy Travis Despain was on duty, driving in his 2012 Dodge Charger when he went off the road and hit an embankment.

ISP says Despain called for help on his radio. He was taken to Franklin County Medical Center for treatment. The severity of his injuries are not known.