MEDIC Announces Urgent Need for Blood

Knoxville (WVLT) – MEDIC Regional Blood Center has put out an urgent need for type O+ blood.

The blood bank says they are down to 30 pints of Type O+ left to service the 28 area hospitals.

If you would like to donate blood, please call 865-524-3074 or visit for blood drive locations.

The donor center on Ailor Avenue is open seven days a week for donor convenience. All donors must be at least 17 years of age, weigh 110 pounds or more and have positive identification.

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