Police are appealing for witnesses and any dashcam footage following a collision in Small Gains Avenue, Canvey Island.
A dark coloured car, part registration WU70, mounted the kerb as two teenage boys walked along the pavement just after 9pm on Wednesday November 4.
The vehicle collided with a 16-year-old boy who received hospital treatment for minor injuries.
The second teenager was unharmed.
Call 101 if you saw what happened or have any dashcam footage, quoting reference 42/182205/20 or you can submit a report online at: https://www.essex.police.uk. You can use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.
Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.