Girl jumps out of moving SUV to escape carjacker

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Young girl jumps out of car to escape carjacker. Tamala Edwards reports during Action News Mornings on May 9, 2018. (WPVI)

Surveillance video captured the moment a young girl jumped out of the back seat of her father's moving SUV to get away from a carjacker.

Police say Mark Beasanski was pumping gas in Aurora, Illinois early Friday morning, when a man jumped into the SUV.

Beasanski's 11-year-old daughter Kayla was in the back seat.

She jumped out as the vehicle pulled away.

Luckily, she was not hurt.

Police caught up with the 20-year-old suspect about an hour later.

They are still looking for an accomplice.

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