A 24 year old man has been charged with causing serious injury by dangerous driving in connection with a collision on a Hull playing field which left a 9 year old boy in hospital.

The boy was seriously hurt after being hit by an off-road motorcycle. It happened at midday on Bank Holiday Monday 25 May, 2020 on Rosemead Park near Southcoates Lane in the city.

Jerome Cawkwell of Cambridge Grove in Hull has also been charged with failing to stop, driving without a licence, using a vehicle without insurance and using a vehicle not in efficient working order. He is due before Hull Magistrates Court tomorrow, Wednesday 27 May.

“The thoughts of us all are with his family and friends at this very difficult time.

Superintendent Darren Downs , Humberside Police