Rider injured after falling from moped in busy Ipswich street

PUBLISHED: 20:16 18 January 2020 | UPDATED: 20:16 18 January 2020

The rider was taken to hospital Picture: SIMON PARKER

The rider was taken to hospital Picture: SIMON PARKER


A woman was taken to hospital this evening after being injured when she came off her moped in Ipswich.

Argyle Street was closed for a time while emergency services dealt with the incident.

You may also want to watch:

Police cars and an ambulance attended the scene in the one-way street, which links Woodbridge Road with St Helen's Street.

A police spokeswoman said a rider had come off her motorcycle and no other vehicles were involved in the accident.

She had been taken to Ipswich Hospital for treatment.

The incident happened at around 7pm and the road was reopened shortly afterwards.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Ipswich Star. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Ipswich Star