Teenage girl injured after collision with motorbike ridden on pavement in Northampton

A teenage girl was injured after she was knocked to the floor by a motorbike being ridden on the pavement in Northampton.

Monday, 8th August 2016, 10:11 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:49 pm

The incident took place at about 6pm on Thursday, August 4, when a 15-year-old girl was walking her dog along a pathway behind Huxloe Rise, near ‘Gladiator Park’, Thorplands.

A black and red motorcycle was being ridden along the pathway by two young men when they were in collision with the teenage girl, knocking her to the floor.

A police spokesman said the girl sustained minor injuries as a result of the collision and it is believed the driver of the motorcycle sustained a cut to his head and an injury to his leg. He and the passenger left the scene and neither were wearing helmets at the time of the collision.

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Officers investigating the incident would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who may have any information regarding it.

Witnesses or anyone with information about this incident can contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 111 555.