Fla. cop saves man who fled traffic stop, jumped into river

Tampa Tribune

TAMPA, Fla. — A Zephyrhills man with two children in his car fled a traffic stop this morning before crashing and trying to escape into the chilly Hillsborough River, Tampa police say.

An officer jumped in to save Craig Kendrick, 34, and Kendrick was arrested shortly after midnight.

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