Hit-and-run witnesses sought

Police are appealing for witnesses after a hit-and-run incident in Stow on Tuesday.

A silver Mazda car collided with three parked vehicles on the A7 Galashiels Road around 7.45pm. The Mazda left the road and went down a small embankment.

The male driver and female passenger of the Mazda left the scene, making off on foot towards Edinburgh. The man is described as white, medium build and wearing a dark-blue T-shirt and jeans. No-one was hurt. A 29-year-old woman was detained and released pending further enquiries.