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Teenage boy taken to hospital after accident with car on Bixley Road in Ipswich

PUBLISHED: 17:16 17 December 2018 | UPDATED: 19:25 17 December 2018

Bixley Road at the junction of St Augustine's Gardens Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

Bixley Road at the junction of St Augustine's Gardens Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

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A 13-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after he was in collision with a car on a busy road in Ipswich.

Police were called shortly after 3.50pm today after a boy was in collision with a car at the junction of Bixley Road and St Augustine’s Gardens.

Bixley Road runs between Foxhall Road and Bucklesham Road in the town and is a major route for commuters.

An East of England ambulance was called to the scene to attend to the teenager.

The boy was taken to Ipswich Hospital nearby. Police say he did not sustain life-threatening or life-altering injuries.

Bixley Road was blocked towards Nacton Road until just after 5pm when police re-opened it.


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