Houston police are searching for the driver who ditched the car after a crash in the Third Ward.

According to the Houston Police Department, the driver lost control on the South Loop early Saturday morning at Scott Road. The car skidded across several lanes, crashing into trees before landing upside down in bushes on the side of the freeway. 

Police said a witness watched a man jump out of the car and run away. Investigators are still trying to figure out what caused the crash.