Police: Driver left after hitting woman in Bennington Walmart parking lot

Bennington police are investigating after a woman was hit by a car in the Walmart parking lot there.

Police say it happened around 2:45 p.m. Monday.

They say surveillance video shows a newer model white SUV hitting the woman.

Police say the driver — described as a middle-aged, heavy set man — got out of his car and tried to help the woman up. However, when he couldn’t get her off the ground, he got back in his car and drove off.

The woman is expected to be okay.

Anyone with information is asked to call Bennington Police at (802) 442-1030.