Durban - An employee at King Edward hospital in Durban is in a critical condition after he was shot by a colleague, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Thursday.

“The 50-year-old victim was shot in his chest and arm. The alleged gunman is on the run, police are looking for him,” said Captain Thulani Zwane.

Zwane said the motive for the shooting was unknown. - Sapa