A DOG walker was knocked over in a hit-and-run incident in Ludwell on Wednesday.

A 29-year-old local woman was knocked over by a small dark blue car at about midday. 

The driver, who was thought to be an elderly white man, turned off the A30 and collided with the pedestrian in Parhams Hill before driving off.

The victim was taken to Salisbury District Hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sgt John Hutchings on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.