Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 5 years
Badge # 128
Cause: Automobile crash
Deputy Francis Blake was killed in an automobile accident shortly after 1:00 am when his patrol car struck a deer on Highway 29. He was responding to a major accident on Park Road 4 at the time. The patrol car went out of control and struck a tree after colliding with the deer.
Deputy Blake had served with the Burnet County Sheriff's Department for five years. He is survived by his wife and four children.