PHELAN, Calif. (VVNG.com) A suspect fled after being fired upon by a deputy Saturday morning.
According to scanner traffic, the deputy opened fire after the suspect, described as a Black male adult, attempted to back into the patrol unit after failing to yield during a routine traffic stop.
The suspect was able to evade deputies which prompted an extensive manhunt.
It was unclear whether the suspect was struck by a bullet during the gunfire.
A portion of Phelan Road was closed for several hours while authorities investigated.
The suspects vehicle is described as a white Ford sedan and was last seen traveling northbound on Sunny Vista Near White Fox Trail.
More information will be updated as it becomes available.