A TEENAGER is being treated by ambulance staff following a collision with a car in Abingdon this morning.

The accident, involving the 17-year-old and a silver Mercedes car, happened in Ock Street, at the junction with Victoria Road, at about 8.30am.

South Central Ambulance spokesman James Keating-Wilkes said the Hampshire and Isle of Wight air ambulance attended to take the teenager to the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford.

He added that the patient’s condition is not yet known.

Ock Street has been closed to traffic and there are delays for drivers.