Urgent Need for Blood Donation After Thruway Accident

Released: 4/18/2013

Unyts is asking the Western New York community to donate blood following a fatal vehicle accident on the New York State Thruway on Thursday. Unyts was notified of an increasing need for blood for the surviving victims of this tragedy. Unyts supplies blood for Kaleida Health, ECMC, and all of the hospitals in Niagara and Wyoming counties.

If you would like to donate blood to help with this critical need, call 512-7940, or stop by one of these Unyts donation centers: 

Unyts Headquarters
110 Broadway Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14203
Thursday: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Tonawanda Blood Donation Center                        Eastern Niagara Hospital
96 Niagara Street                                                      521 East Avenue
Tonawanda, NY 14150                                               Lockport, NY  14094
Thursday: open until 8 p.m.                                       Thursday: open until 5 p.m.
 
Eastern Hills Mall Donation Center                          Southgate Blood Donation Center
4545 Transit Road                                                    1000 Union Road
Williamsville, NY 14221                                               West Seneca, NY 14224
Friday: 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.                                               Friday: 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Saturday: 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.