A man has died following an industrial workplace incident in Auckland earlier this afternoon.

The man, aged in his 30s, died after emergency services attended the incident on Neilson St, Onehunga around 4.50pm.

St John spokeswoman Beverley Tse told the Herald a helicopter, four jeeps and an ambulance were all initially sent to the address.

The Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter attended the incident where the man suffered multiple injuries, a spokesman said.

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Police said in a statement the man died a short time ago and WorkSafe NZ has also been notified.