Injured moped rider's condition improves

A TEENAGER who was seriously injured in an horrific crash in Ipswich has shown signs of improvement in his condition today, according to hospital staff.

A TEENAGER who was seriously injured in an horrific crash in Ipswich has shown signs of improvement in his condition today, according to hospital staff.

Kyle Knights, a 16-year-old from the Pinewood area of Ipswich, was injured when his moped and that of another teenager were in collision with a Ford Mondeo in Anglesea Road, Ipswich, at around 6pm last Tuesday.

After being taken to Ipswich Hospital, he was moved to Addenbrooke's Hospital where his condition was described as critical throughout the week.

Another teenager involved in the crash was discharged from Ipswich hospital earlier in the week.

A 30-year-old man was arrested at the scene of the crash on suspicion of dangerous driving and bailed to return to Ipswich police station on October 2.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call Sergeant Paul Smith at Martlesham road policing unit on 01473 613500.

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