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A man in a wheelchair was transported to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle in a Canyon Country parking lot Tuesday morning.

The incident was reported as a traffic collision with a pedestrian involved in the Bank of America parking lot near the intersection of Soledad and Whites canyon roads shortly before 10:45 a.m., according to Los Angeles County Fire Department spokesman Henry Narvaez.

The truck that hit the man reportedly fled the scene, and the suspect remained outstanding as of noon, according to Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station spokeswoman Deputy Natalie Arriaga.

The man was loaded into an ambulance in unknown condition and transported to the hospital as a result of the incident.

The incident remains under investigation, Arriaga added.