CCTV of teenage girl being hit by a motorbike - she escapes with slight injuries

Merseyside Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl was hit by a motorbike. She escaped with only slight injuries.

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WARNING: CCTV OF teenage girl being hit by a motorbike - she escapes with only slight injuries

Merseyside Police have have released CCTV footage of the moment a teenage girl was stuck by a motorbike as she crossed the road in Fazakerley.

The 13 year old girl was hit on the the junction of Longmoor Lane and Higher Lane on Sunday, she received only slight injuries in the collision.

The bike, a red Aprilia Dorsoduro 750 registration PN60 5XH, failed to stop at the scene.

Witnesses say it was being ridden erratically prior to the crash.

Constable Grant Nile, said:

"Thankfully this girl’s injuries weren’t more serious but this could have been very different. To drive a vehicle at speed through a crossing is reckless and dangerous.

"We are determined to bring this offender to justice and would urge anyone who witnessed the incident, anyone who recognises the person or bike in the video to contact either the police.

Ring the Roads Policing Unit on 0151 777 5745, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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