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A teenage girl was left with head injuries after crash in Queensway, Southend
A teenage cyclist was seriously injured after she was hit by a car.
The girl, believed to be 16, was involved in the crash in Queensway, Southend, last night.
Paramedics were called to the scene, near Enterprise Rentcars, at 7.10pm.
Ambulance spokesman Gary Sanderson said: “The girl sustained a head injury and following treatment by the ambulance crews at the roadside, she was taken to Southend Hospital for further care.”
The car involved was a black Vauxhall Astra and the road was closed for more than three hours after the incident.