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Colorado man rescued from Red River after fleeing traffic stop

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MOORHEAD - Police say a man who fled a traffic stop in Moorhead early today ended up crashing his car in downtown Fargo and fleeing on foot onto the partially frozen Red River.

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The man broke through the ice, and officers used floating rescue ropes to pull him from the icy river after several minutes, Moorhead Sgt. Rob Matheson said.

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