New Oklahoma Law Protects Use Of Force To Save Children Left In Hot Cars

OKLAHOMA (KFSM/KFOR)- A new law in Oklahoma is aimed at saving the lives of children who have been left in hot cars and protecting the "good Samaritans" who get them out.

House Bill 1902 states that anyone breaking into a locked vehicle to rescue a child cannot be sued. The bill goes into effect immediately.

There are, however, several stipulations. A "Good Samaritan" would be protect from liability if he/she: