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Fitzgerald works to solve blood shortage

Jack Melton says volunteering with Red Cross Jack Melton says volunteering with Red Cross
FITZGERALD, GA (WALB) -

The American Red Cross is facing a shortage of the most needed blood types.

There is an urgent need for O negative, B negative, and A negative blood in Fitzgerald.

Jack Melton says volunteering with Red Cross has been a rewarding thing, and encourages people to donate.

"Maybe it's an inconvenience but when you think about what it can do to save a life. your life or my life it's all worth it," said Melton.

They're open until 7 p.m. Monday night.

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