Ipswich: Bridge Street closed after boy, 10, knocked down by minibus

The scene of the accident on Bridge Street. CREDIT @themaxbradley

The scene of the accident on Bridge Street. CREDIT @themaxbradley - Credit: Archant

A road in Ipswich was closed yesterday following a collision between a minibus and a 10-year-old boy.

Suffolk police were notified of the incident at 1.52pm, and told a Ford Transit minibus had collided with a 10-year-old pedestrian in Bridge Street.

The road was closed while the boy was treated at the scene, and taken to Ipswich Hospital with a leg injury.

A police spokesman said the incident had been dealt with by 2.44pm.

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