Several recent accidents across West Texas have United Blood Services issuing an urgent appeal for blood.
UBS says accidents like one Wednesday involving three 18-wheelers in Howard County near Big Spring, have left them short of several blood types. UBS provides blood to 48 hospitals in 47 counties.
To donate, call United Blood Services at (806) 741-1752 . UBS is located at 2523 48th Street here in Lubbock.