Police search for driver who ran away from crash leaving female passenger pinned in SUV

Posted at 8:02 AM, Nov 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-16 08:02:46-05

Police in North Tampa are searching for a suspect who drove away from a traffic stop and ran away after he crashed the SUV he was driving, leaving a female passenger pinned in the vehicle. 

Officers say the SUV hit a pole at Holland Avenue and 14th Street, just north of Bougainvillea, and then flipped into a front yard. The driver ran off and left a female passenger in the crashed SUV. The woman is expected to be okay. 

Police are still searching for the driver.