The 4WD turns turtle after veering off the road.

MIRI: A driver of a four-wheel-drive (4WD) survived in a crash after his vehicle went out of control while going uphill at Jalan Tanjong early morning today.

He was alone in the vehicle and was extricated by passersby.

Prior to the 8am crash, the 4WD was travelling towards Tanjong from the city area before it veered off the road and turned turtle on the opposite lane.

Fortunately, no other vehicles were on the road.

However, the actual cause of the incident is not immediately known as investigation is underway.