Louisiana officer locks self in car for PSA

THIBODAUX, Louisiana (CNN) – With tempertures rising and the number of heat-related incidents involving leaving children or animals in vehicles, a Louisiana police officer created a PSA showing his experience locked inside a car for just 10 minutes in the sweltering heat.

“I can barely breath and sweat is everywhere,” panted Officer David Melacon.

The officer was demonstrating how quickly the heat can turn deadly for children and pets.


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