A driver of a truck has died following a crash in Drury, south of Auckland.

Police are currently attending a crash on Fitzgerald Rd in Drury where a truck has driven off the road.

The driver of the truck has died at the scene. It is believed at this early stage to have been a medical event.

There are diversions in place between Waihoehoe and Brookfield Rds and motorists are asked to avoid the area if at all possible until further notice.