Cape Town - Two pedestrians have been knocked down in separate incidents on roads in the Western Cape, SABC news reported.

Traffic authorities say a 25-year-old man was hit by a vehicle on the R300 late on Saturday night as he tried to cross the busy freeway near Bellville in Cape Town.

An unidentified man also died near Grabouw in the Overberg when he attempted to cross the N2 highway.

Sapa