How to help West victims, volunteer agencies

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Point West Bank is taking donations for the victims. Donations can be dropped off or sent to 200 West Oak St., West, Texas, 76691.

The Salvation Army has set up four emergency disaster kitchens. Workers are distributing food and water to victims and emergency responders. Donations may be made at

Extraco Events Center, 4601 Bosque Blvd. in Waco, is taking donations. Call 254-776-1660

To check on loved ones: go to click on Get Assistance, then Contact or Find Loved ones to access the Safe and Well service.

To check on injured patients: Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center, 254-202-1100; Scott & White Hospital, 888-394-4947; Providence Health Center, 254-761-7200.

To donate blood: go to or to find a donation site near you, or call 800-366-2834 to make an appointment.

To check on or help with lost pets: Humane Society of Central Texas, 2032 Circle Road in Waco. 254-754-1454.

- Terry Evans

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