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Boy, 13, knocked off bike and injured after fail-to-stop collision in Kesgrave

A teenage boy has been left with wounds on his arm and knee after he was knocked off his bike in a fail-to-stop collision in Kesgrave at the weekend.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the incident, which happened at some point between 2pm and 6pm on Sunday, September 20 at the junction with Fentons Way and Ropes Drive.

They said the 13-year-old cyclist was turning left when a car, believed to be a black Vauxhall, struck the back wheel of the bicycle as it was turning right. The female driver of the car is said to have failed to stop and continued driving.

The cyclist was knocked from his bike and he sustained wounds to his left arm and right knee as a result of the collision.

Police would like to hear from anyone with information, including anyone who was driving in that area on Sunday afternoon and who has a dashcam.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Woodbridge Safer Neighbourhood Team by calling 101, emailing Wendy.Pritchard1@suffolk.pnn.police.uk or visiting the Suffolk Police website , quoting reference CAD 423 of 20 September 2020.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form .

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