POLICE are appealing for information after a teen was knocked off his motorbike.

Officer were called at around 8.30am today (Thursday, April 25) with reports of a collision between a car and a moped in Maypole Road, Tiptree.

The moped rider, a 16-year-old boy, was taken to hospital with suspected leg and chest injuries.

These injuries are not life-threatening.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Stanway Roads Policing Unit on 101 quoting incident 238 of 25/04.