Search

A cyclist, aged 17, was left with a broken leg after Brentwood collision

PUBLISHED: 11:45 15 October 2012 | UPDATED: 11:55 15 October 2012

Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was injured following a collision in Brentwood over the weekend

Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was injured following a collision in Brentwood over the weekend

Archant

A 17-year-old cyclist was left with a broken leg after a collision with a car in Brentwood.

The collision with the small, blue car happened in Highland Avenue, on Friday, October 12 at about 7.50am.

The cyclist, was at the junction with Sawyers Hall Lane when her bike was clipped by a car and she fell off.

The driver of the car did not stop at the scene, but other motorists came to help the girl. She was taken to Queen’s Hospital, in Romford, and was treated for a broken ankle.

PC Rob Bray, who is investigating, said: “I urgently need to speak to the driver, who, I am sure will remember the incident in Highlands Avenue.

“Any other witnesses who have not contacted me and who have useful information can also contact me at on 101 at the Southern Road Policing Unit at Laindon.”

Latest Romford News Stories

20 minutes ago

A man wanted in connection with a burglary in Brentwood has links to Romford, Barking and Dagenham.

Celebrations are underway as the rating of the trust providing mental heath care for Havering’s residents has been upgraded by inspectors.

A man’s body has been found outside a block of flats this morning.

09:52

Residents will soon be able to get urgent healthcare advice and prescriptions issued from GPs, paramedics and pharmacists over the phone.

More than one in four children finishing primary school in Havering are obese, shocking new data has revealed.

Yesterday, 17:00

Have you got a front page story, or a community issue that you think needs reporting? Then we are happy to announce that we are re-launching our regular readers’ surgeries!

Yesterday, 15:00

Pioneering senior nurses at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals Trust (BHRUT) have been inspired by a Hollywood film to start the country’s first nurse mentoring service.

Yesterday, 12:30

A musical show that blends story telling, traditional and contemporary Irish music is coming to Hornchurch.

PROMOTED CONTENT

Window and conservatory specialist Ken Rhodes talks about the possibilities for brightening up your home for the new year, and with their home improvement finance deals it’s possible for everyone to make some changes

Lisa and Jennie are cousins who grew up in the borough. Their grandmother, ‘Nanny Fish’ was a huge part of their lives, and while she had dementia and increasing needs, she really benefited from having care in her nephew’s loving home. This experience was the inspiration for Lisa and Jennie to set-up their own home care service.

Breaking News

10:04

A man’s body has been found outside a block of flats this morning.

Read more

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read news

Show Job Lists

News from your area

Competitions

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now