A teenager is being treated at Tauranga Hospital for suspected head injuries after being involved in a collision with a car on Maunganui Road.
Emergency services were called to the accident at the intersection of Maungaui Road and Spur Avenue just before 3pm.
Emergency services blocked a section of Maunganui Road while paramedics treated the victim.
Police took statements from witnesses, while Mount Maunganui Fire Brigade blocked a section of the road.
It’s believed a 13-year-old boy was injured as a restult of being hit by the car.
Minor traffic delays were caused as a result of the accident.
Police are investigating how the accident happened.