peel away (= peel off)
Some of the crowd peeled away to get out of the crush.
peel away from +
They peeled away from the crowd and went down a side road.
peel off (= peel away)
When the police blocked the road, a few protesters peeled off and left the march.
peel off from +
They peeled off from the demonstration when the police arrived.
Pattie peeled out of the parking lot.
Fearing the police, he peeled out in a cloud of tire smoke.