Durban - A boy was allegedly shot by a fellow pupil at a school in the Phoenix informal settlement on Friday afternoon, paramedics have said. Paramedics arrived at the scene and found that the 18-year-old male had sustained life-threatening injuries, said Netcare spokesperson Chris Botha in a statement."The advanced Life Support paramedic and her team worked fervently to stabilise the child," Botha said. The pupil was transported to a specialised hospital, where he remained in a critical condition. Details surrounding the incident were still unknown, but police were investigating.