Broken bus cancels Thursday blood drive, but there’s one Friday at a critical time for donations

red crossA broken bus has forced the American Red Cross to cancel Thursday’s planned blood collection at the Pearson Center, but there is a collection scheduled for Friday, July 4th from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the blood collection center on Tate Springs Road across from Lynchburg General Hospital. Bill Johnson with the Red Cross says donations are especially important at a time when many regular donors are out of town.

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Click here for full information from the American Red Cross, including scheduling a blood donation appointment. You can also do so by calling (800) RED CROSS.  When you head up the drive at Tate Springs Road, look for the red door.

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