A twenty-nine-year old man has sustained serious injuries after he was hit by a taxi on Richard street and corner Pretorius street in Hatfield, Pretoria.
Reports from the scene indicate that the man was getting out of a taxi when he was struck by another one.
The exact detail to the cause of the accident will remain a subject for police investigation and comment.
Netcare911 paramedics managed to stabilise the injured man on scene before transporting him to a nearby hospital for further medical care.
The accident happened this morning at about 06h00.