The suspect was described as a Hispanic man in his 30s, 5 feet 4 inches tall, about 160 pounds and clean shaven with short, slicked back hair.
The victim also said the man spoke English with a thick Spanish accent.
He drove a white 1993 Ford Ranger pickup truck. It may have front-end damage sustained when the driver fled the scene.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Hemet police at (951) 765-2400.