LA QUINTA, Calif. -

A fundraiser will be held on Saturday for a Coachella Valley firefighter who died in the line of duty.

Christopher Douglas was killed back in July while responding to a crash on the 10 freeway. He was hit by a truck while suiting up on the side of the freeway.

A flapjack fundraiser will be held Saturday morning in his honor at the Applebee's on Seeley Dr. in La Quinta.

It will run from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Tickets are $10 a plate. $9 will go directly to the Douglas family.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

If you like more information or would like to purchase a ticket, please contact Erika Ortega at (760)-333-5540. You can also purchase tickets at the door.