Richland Fire Station teams up with American Red Cross to collect blood

Richland Fire Station 74 and the American Red Cross are planning a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sept. 11.

Members of the community can stop by the Red Cross bus, which will be parked at station at 2710 Duportail St. in Richland to donate blood.

To ensure the safety of blood donation for both donors and recipients, all volunteer blood donors must be in good health, at least 17 years old (or 16 with parental consent) and weigh at least 110 pounds.

To learn more or to make an appointment, visit http://bit.ly/FireStation74.