A man, believed to be in his 60s, was left critically injured this morning when he was struck by a minibus on Halt Road in Elsies River, Western Cape.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 08h00 to find the Western Cape Fire Services tending to the patient, who was found lying in the middle of the road.

Medics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and immediately transported to a nearby hospital for urgent care.
The local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.