WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WCMH) — A Washington Township firefighter who tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus is critically ill on a ventilator.
Now, his family and the township is asking the public for help.
The Washington Township Fire Department said Tuesday the family is hoping a plasma donor can come forward to help the firefighter recover.
In an Instagram post, the Upper Arlington Firefighters said that while the firefighter is on a donor list, a potential donor could speed up the process.
A potential donor must meet the following criteria:
tested positive for COVID-19 more than four weeks ago
have A+, A-, O+ or O- blood type
Any potential donors can reach out to email@example.com or call 614-507-8505, and they will be put in touch with the Red Cross.