A 26-year-old woman managed to fend off two men who forced her into car as she walked through the SOMA neighborhood Friday afternoon.
According to police, the men pulled up to the corner of 8th and Minna streets; one of the men got out of the vehicle and asked the woman for directions. Before she could respond, he forced her into the car and the two men drove away.
The brave woman fought with her kidnappers, and subsequently the car crashed. She jumped out, ran off, and called police, who quickly spotted the vehicle. The suspects gunned it, with police chasing after them, Sgt. Daryl Fong told SF Weekly.