GoFundMe set up to help family of Tallahassee firefighter Captain Brenden Rudy

The Tallahassee Fire Department confirmed the 34-year-old killed in the Saturday night crash is...
The Tallahassee Fire Department confirmed the 34-year-old killed in the Saturday night crash is a firefighter with the department.(Brandon Spencer / WCTV)
Published: Sep. 10, 2022 at 10:44 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 14, 2022 at 3:00 AM EDT
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - The Tallahassee Fire Department confirmed, that 35-year-old Captain Brenden Rudy, died in the Saturday night crash.

A GoFundMe has been set up to help support his family. You can find that donation page by clicking HERE.

Eyewitness News will continue to provide updates on this developing story.

In a press release provided by FHP, they listed the driver as 34 years old. WCTV later confirmed Rudy’s age as 35 years old.

A 35-year-old man was killed Saturday night after his pickup truck collided with a tree in rural Leon County, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers responded to the crash on Fairbanks Ferry Road at Owls Hollow Crest at 8:20 p.m. Saturday.

The driver of a white GMC pickup was traveling west when he lost control and collided with a tree, according to a press release. He was later pronounced dead.