‘Bachelor’ Alum Chris Soules Arrested After Fatal Crash: See His Mugshot

Bachelor alum Chris Soules was arrested in Iowa on Monday, April 24, following a fatal car crash, Us Weekly can confirm. Find out more in the video above, and detailed below.


Chris Soules mugshot
Chris Soules. Buchanan County Sheriff's Office

The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office says that Soules’ pickup rear-ended a tractor trailer near Aurora and the vehicles landed in a ditch. The season 19 Bachelor, 35, left the scene and was later arrested at 1:16 a.m. in Arlington.

Chris Soules
Chris Soules on 'The Bachelor.' ABC/Craig Sjodin

TMZ reports that one person was pronounced dead at a local hospital and Soules received medical attention following the incident.

The Iowa native starred in the ABC franchise in 2015. He popped the question to fertility nurse Whitney Bischoff, but the couple called off their engagement in May 2015, two months after the season finale. He competed on season 20 of Dancing With the Stars with pro partner Witney Carson that same year.

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