Mitchells Plain teen stabbed

The 15-year-old was stabbed in the chest and abdomen while walking to school this morning.

A 15-year-old was stabbed in the chest and abdomen while walking to school this morning. Picture: Sxc.hu.

CAPE TOWN - A Mitchells Plain high school pupil is fighting for his life after he was stabbed while walking to school on Friday morning.

The 15-year-old was stabbed while on his way to Mondale High School at around 7am.

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) spokesman Robert Daniels says the teen was stabbed in the chest and abdomen and is being treated at Groote Schuur Hospital.

Police are investigating the incident.