WIXOM, Mich. -

Atlas Oil is partnering with Marathon to hold a fundraiser for the family of slain West Bloomfield police officer Patrick O’Rourke.

The Wixom Marathon station located at 29330 Wixom Road near Interstate 96 will donate 5 cents per gallon of gas purchased to the family.

The event starts from 5 a.m. Thursday and will run until 5 a.m. Saturday.

Proceeds from the sale of hot dogs, fountain drinks and coffee will also be donated during this two- day event.

Officer O’Rourke, killed in the line of duty on September 9th, leaves behind a wife and four children. 

This fundraiser hopes to provide some help for the family as they deal with the tragedy.

The goal is to raise $10,000.