Trucker flees scene of overturned rig

It is not clear why he abandoned the truck.

A truck driver fled the scene after rolling his rig on a highway in Arizona on Thursday morning. 

The accident happened on January 21st at around 11:30 a.m. in Surprise, Arizona. 

According to AZ Family News, the rig was driving along the northbound loop at 303 at Waddell Road when it rolled, spilling a load of dirt across the roadway. 

Officers say that the trucker promptly fled the scene following the wreck, abandoning the rig. 

It is not yet clear why the driver abandoned the wreck