LYNDEN TOWNSHIP - The Stearns County Sheriff's Department is investigating a one vehicle crash.

The incident happened at about 9:30 p.m. on Saturday on County Road 145 in Lynden Township.

Deputies found a car that went off the road and struck a tree.

The driver, 42-year-old Troy Chevalier of Clearwater, was taken to St. Cloud Hospital by friends.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor.