Police and paramedics were called to Blackwater Road at 17:00.
Island Echo is told that the vehicle failed to stop at the scene of the crash and was ‘chased down’ by another car that was travelling behind.
A spokesperson for Hampshire Constabulary has said:
“We were called at 5pm on Wednesday 18 March to a report of a collision between a car and bicycle.
“The incident took place in Blackwater Road, Newport.
“The 16-year-old rider of the bicycle sustained a back injury. The driver of the car was not injured.
“Enquiries into the collision are ongoing”.
Anyone with information can contact Police on 101, quoting 44200102308.