Former 'Bachelor' star arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash in Iowa

He 'rear ended a John Deere tractor trailer, sending it into a ditch, ' according to court documents obtained by TMZ.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

It's a crime to flee the scene of a fatal crash, but that's what police allege Soules did.

The Buchanan County Sheriff's Office says a crash on Monday night has killed a person driving a tractor. The season 19 Bachelor, 35, reportedly left the scene and was booked in the last 24 hours.

No names were released in the crash report. According to previous reports, Soules has 13 guilty charges for various vehicle-related activities including driving under the influence and speeding.

Chris Soules attends the 2015 Friends Of Hudson River Park Gala at Hudson River Park's Pier 62 on October 8, 2015 in New York City.

Soules was tapped as The Bachelor the following season, bringing a new crop of girls to Iowa and getting engaged to Whitney Bischoff. Her award-winning work has appeared in numerous magazine, newspaper, and online publications.

  • Salvatore Jensen