Blood is desperately wanted after greater than 58 individuals had been killed and over 500 had been transported to hospitals after being injured at a mass capturing at a rustic music competition in Las Vegas Sunday night time, officers mentioned.
“What we ask for is blood, that’s the main thing right now, is that if our people want to do something and they are healthy, then please donate blood,” Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman mentioned at a Monday morning information convention.
United Blood Services is encouraging individuals to go to its West Charleston Boulevard and Whitney Ranch location in Henderson, Nevada, if they want to donate blood.
UBS says there’s at present a three hour wait on the Charleston location, Las Vegas tv station KTNV reported. Officials are actually encouraging individuals to make an appointment by way of their web site. They are additionally accepting donations meals, blankets, cellphone chargers and different objects.
Other places the place individuals might donate blood included in Carson City, Reno and Sparks.
More data, in addition to appointment scheduling, may be discovered right here.