Man knocked over during CT #FeesMustFall protest

Protests have been temporarily halted as paramedics attend to injured man, believed to be a student.

Students are saying one of the protesting students have been knocked by a car. Picture: Monique Mortlock/EWN.

CAPE TOWN - Students protests in Cape Town' s City Centre have been momentarily halted as a young man, believed to be a student, has been knocked down by a car.

Police have cordoned off the area where paramedics are attending to the young man.

It has not yet been confirmed who he is, but an onlooker has told Eyewitness News he is one of the protesting students.

Demonstrations have stopped as students, with worried expressions, gather around the scene.

It appears the victim will be taken to hospital.

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