When you dream escape means: When the dreamer doesn’t know their fears or what they are avoiding in real life, it is possible to escape in dreams. Dreamers would receive clues as to what makes them run or hide. Escape from a jail is a way to leave before you have served your sentence or avoid living in a prison-like environment. Dreamers who escape from a murderer are unable to cope with their anxieties and fears. A dream about running from a fire indicates that you want to avoid a potentially dangerous situation. The dreamer’s psyche is connected to either destruction or renewal by a fire in their house.
(in Dream Dictionary)