LOS ANGELES - MAY 13: The "Dukes of Hazzard" General Lee car is displayed at the Barris Star Car Collection Auction at the Petersen Automotive Museum on May 13, 2005 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

A Florida man was arrested after he was involved in a hit and run crash. Authorities say that he jumped over a canal, at an incredibly high speed, “in a fashion only to be described similar to what was depicted in the ‘Dukes of Hazzard.'”


Deputies: Man jumped over Lehigh canal in car before crash

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A man was arrested for a hit and run crash involving some Hollywood-level elements. Lee County deputies arrested 35-year-old Robert Foley Wednesday. Deputies say he crashed into an abandoned truck on 21st Street South in Lehigh Acres and then ran off.