American Red Cross: Emergency Blood Shortage

An emergency call has been sent out to the public for the gift of life throughout the region.

American Red Cross officials say there is a blood shortage across the region. The precious fluid is desperately needed. While all blood types are currently being requested, type-O negative is most demand. There are a number of blood drives happening in Bucks and Montgomery Counties. To find a blood drive visit and type in your zip code. Lowe’s Home Improvement, 1001 S. W. End Blvd. in Quakertown will host a blood drive on Saturday from 9am to 2pm.