Shotley: Teenager arrested after weaving through traffic on bike

A 17-year-old has been arrested following a push-bike incident.

A 17-year-old has been arrested following a push-bike incident. - Credit: Archant

A TEENAGER has been arrested after “weaving in and out of traffic” on his push bike which caused a motorist to crash.

Police have arrested a 17-year-old, from Ipswich, on suspicion of causing danger to road users. He is being questioned at Martlesham police investigation centre.

The incident happened at around 9.40am in Shotley this morning. A driver was treated for shock following a single-vehicle collision.

Only minor damage to the vehicle was sustained and no injuries were reported.

A police spokesman said the teenager was “weaving in and out of traffic” on his push bike.

The spokesman confirmed a police helicopter was dispatched to assist with the incident.