Former Bachelor star Chris Soules is in police custody after allegedly slamming his pickup truck into the back of a tractor-trailer, killing the driver, and then fleeing the scene.

According to Iowa State Patrol, on Monday around 8:20 p.m., both vehicles were going southbound when the truck ran into the back of the tractor, sending the vehicles into a roadside ditch.

 

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Buchanan County

The driver of the tractor was reportedly taken by ambulance to a hospital, where he later died.

According to reports, the former reality star, who appeared on season 19 of The Bachelor in 2015, remains in custody and has received medical attention.

He was booked on the charge of leaving the scene with a death.

This is a developing story.

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