Boy, aged 13, injured after being knocked off his bike by car in Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich


A teenager was knocked off his bike during a fail-to-stop collision in Ipswich.

It happened today between 6.20pm and 6.30pm in Hawthorn Drive near Stone Lodge Park.

The boy was cycling along the road in the direction of Copdock when a vehicle, thought to be a black Toyota, collided with him.

The boy fell to the ground and suffered bruising, swelling and grazing to his arm and ribs.

The driver stopped, but then drove off. He is described as a white man, between 40 to 50-years-old and had grey coloured hair.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call Pc Michelle Neasham from Ipswich on 101.