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Article by Simon Murfitt: A woman was reported for careless driving after a 16-year-old boy from Billericay was knocked off his bicycle yesterday afternoon.

Police and ambulance crews were seen out in force on Stock Road at the roundabout with Lake Avenue and St Andrews Drive yesterday afternoon following a collision between a car and a bicycle.

A 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital following the crash but is believed to have been discharged yesterday afternoon.

[quote width="auto" align="none" border="#0066cc" color="#0066cc" title="Quoted by a spokeswoman for Essex Police"]Police were contacted by the ambulance service to a road traffic collision in Stock Road, Billericay, shortly after 3.40pm on May 31. A Nissan Leaf and a bicycle were in collision at the junction with Lake Avenue. The cyclist, a 16-year-old boy from Billericay, was taken to hospital with minor cuts and bruises. A 53-year-old woman from the Chelmsford area was reported for careless driving.[/quote]

Article by Simon Murfitt, Brentwood Gazette

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