NEW ROADS, La. (BRPROUD) – The City of New Roads will hold a benefit dinner Wednesday to support an injured police officer.

$10 BBQ plates will be sold to support Travon Smith, a lineman and police officer, who was seriously injured in a fall on July 17. The benefit dinner will be held at the lot across from New Roads City Hall from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Donations for Smith will also be accepted.

City hall is located at 211 W. Main Street.