A man, believed to be 20s, was left critically injured this morning when he was struck by a bus on Vanguard Road in Goodwood, Western Cape.

ER24 paramedics, along with Life Healthcare, arrived on the scene to find the man lying in the road in front of the bus.

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 provided with advanced life support interventions before he was transported to Groote Schuur Hospital for further care.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.