A man is in serious condition after he was struck by a vehicle in The Junction on Wednesday.

Emergency crews were called around 5 p.m. in the area of Dundas Street and Indian Road Crescent, east of Keeles Street, for reports of a collision.

Police said a man was lying down in a laneway behind a building when a pick-up truck ran over him.

Paramedics rushed him to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the pick-up truck fled the scene, police said.

Police said they are investigating.