Car and dirtbike collide near Ipswich school

Car smashes into lamp post.

Car smashes into lamp post. - Credit: ©Archant Photographic 2010

A motorcyclist escaped without serious injury following a collision with a car in Foxhall Road, Ipswich, this morning.

The crash happened at the junction of Kemball Street, near Copleston High School, at 9am.

A green Ford Focus and a black Derbi Senda motorcross bike were involved in the collision.

Traffic was blocked while paramedics treated the male rider of the bike. He was not thought to be badly hurt.