Bright Side: First responders battle for blood

By WEEK Producer

April 16, 2014 Updated Apr 16, 2014 at 10:14 PM CDT

PEKIN, Ill. – The Pekin Fire Department, Pekin Police, and the Tazewell County Sheriff's Department faced off on Wednesday to see which department could donate the most blood.

Citizens were able to pick their favorite team to donate to.

The Red Cross hoped to collect 50 units by the end of the day.