A nine-year-old boy has sustained moderate injuries after he was struck by a vehicle on Delmas road and corner Barnard road in Pretoria .
Reports from the scene indicate that the boy who was on his way to school, was crossing the road when he was knocked down.
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 boy on scene before transporting him to a nearby hospital for further medical care.
This accident happened this morning at about 07h20.