They were riding a small orange bike with stabilisers when they came in contact with the lorry

Young child hospitalised after being knocked off bike by lorry in Dublin's city centre

Young child hospitalised after being knocked off bike by lorry in Dublin's city centre

Young child hospitalised after being knocked off bike by lorry in Dublin's city centre

Young child hospitalised after being knocked off bike by lorry in Dublin's city centre

Young child hospitalised after being knocked off bike by lorry in Dublin's city centre
Young child hospitalised after being knocked off bike by lorry in Dublin's city centre
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A young child was hospitalised after being knocked off a bike by a lorry.

The incident happened at 9.30 am in Dublin's city centre. 

The child was knocked off by a lorry on Ship Street at the junction with Stephen Street, DublinLive reports.

They were riding a small orange bike with stabilisers when they came in contact with the lorry.

The bike underneath the lorry
 

Pictures from the scene show the kids bike underneath the lorry as traffic tries to get by.

A garda spokesperson said: "At approximately 9.30 this morning, 11th January 2019, a truck collided with a bicycle on Ship St.

"A child, who was a passenger on the bicycle, received minor injuries and was taken to hospital."

There were some delays on the road for a time but it has since been cleared.

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Young child hospitalised after being knocked off bike by lorry in Dublin's city centre

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