HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – News 2 held a fundraiser Wednesday to help the family of Spencer Bristol. Master Patrol Officer Bristol was killed in the line of duty late last month during a pursuit on I-65 South near Goodlettsville.

Volunteers were on-hand at two Kroger locations in Hendersonville to collect donations.

PHOTOS: News 2 Gives Back Fundraiser for MPO Spencer Bristol

The Hendersonville community helped us raise $36,000 for the Bristol family!

The money collected will be given to the family of Bristol. The 31-year-old United States Navy veteran leaves behind a wife and three-year-old daughter.

A fund has also been set up to help his family at Volunteer State Bank by the 100 Club of Sumner County, an organization that financially rescues the dependents of firefighters and law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty.

Click here for complete coverage of Master Patrol Officer Spencer Bristol.