A Tennessee teen is safe and sound thanks to her own quick thinking, she was nearly kidnapped by a man who offered her a ride home.

A 17 year old girl, was offered a ride by a man who police have identified as 29-year-old Jeremy Woodard. His passenger side door had no handle, so

she couldn't jump out. Police say Woodard stopped the vehicle at a park and started fondling the girl, When he began to drive again, a police cruiser

happened to be by them when the girl's survival instincts again kicked in. She grabbed the wheel and swerved toward the

police car catching the officer's attention . The girl was then able to get out and run to the officer. He was arrested and was charged with aggravated

battery, sexual battery and solicitation of a minor and is being held on $100,000 bond.