ESSEX Police are appealing for information following an RTC in Lodge Lane, Grays.
Officers were called at around 2.20am today (Saturday, June 24) to reports of a collision involving a car and a cyclist.
The cyclist, a teenage boy, suffered head and leg injuries.
He has been taken to hospital where his injuries are described as serious but not life-threatening.
A 20 year-old man from Grays has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and being unfit to drive through drink or drugs.
Anyone who has any information about the incident is asked to contact Essex Police on 101 quoting incident 124 of 24/06 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.