Gardaí are appealing for information after a teenage boy was knocked off his bike by a car in Duleek.

The incident happened at around 8:35 on Wednesday evening when a silver/grey hatchback with 2 young males knocked the 13 year old off his bike near the Carnes Road in Bellewstown.

The car failed to remain at the scene and drove off in the direction of Ardcath.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact Duleek Garda Station on 01 801 0600.