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Police are investigating after a van driver hit a 72-year-old woman on a mobility scooter in a Moray town and then drove off.

The woman was injured on High Street in Forres at about 19:15 on Saturday.

She was taken by ambulance to Dr Gray’s Hospital in Elgin for treatment.

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Police Scotland, appealing for witnesses, said: “The van driver left the scene prior to police arrival and inquiries are ongoing to trace the vehicle and driver.”