Officers from Hampshire Constabulary are appealing for information to identify a vehicle which is believed to have collided with the garden wall of a property in Sandown.
The incident happened in James Avenue, Sandown sometime between midday and 23:30 on Saturday.
The wall, belonging to a woman in her 80s, was completely knocked down. A red coloured grille was left at the scene.
Police community support officer Jacqueline May said:
“We are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the incident, repaired the bodywork of a red vehicle recently, or has any other information which could help us identify the driver to contact us.”
Anyone with information should contact PCSO May at Shanklin police station on 101. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.