Police seek driver who disappeared after Hawick crash

Witnesses are being sought by police after the driver of a car hit a vehicle in Hawick and failed to stop.

The incident happened at around 11.15pm on Monday evening in McLaren Court, when it is believed that a green or dark coloured Ford Mondeo or similar vehicle hit a Land Rover Freelander which was parked up.

Significant damage was caused to the Land Rover.

Police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward who may have information that can trace the driver of the car.

PC Ian Robertson said: “Any information to assist this enquiry would be greatly appreciated and this can be relayed to either Hawick Police Station for the attention of myself by calling police on 101 or anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”