Fears for missing woman last seen walking on rural road, car found crashed

Tasman police are looking for a missing elderly woman last seen walking with her dog on a rural highway on which her car was found crashed.

Judith Nash, aged 75, of Stanley Brook, south of Motueka, has been missing since last night.

Police say she was last seen seen at 5.30am this morning walking along the Motueka Vally Highway towards Motueka with her medium-sized red dog called Scooter. 

They say Ms Nash's vehicle was found this morning crashed on the Motueka Valley Highway.

Police have concerns for her wellbeing given the time she has been missing.

When last seen early today she was wearing jeans, a multi coloured shirt and a beige jacket.

Police are asking anyone who has seen Ms Nash to contact their local police station.

Judith Nash Source: Supplied