A cyclist has died after being hit by a truck in Panmure, East Auckland.

Emergency services were called to the scene on the corner of Hobson Drive and Tripoli Rd at 12.31pm today.

A police spokesperson said sadly the cyclist has died at the scene.

Diversions were initally put in place on Tripoli Rd, between Alamein Rd and Oran Rd.


Auckland Transport has advised that Tripoli Rd is now open.

Police earlier said the Serious Crash Unit was in attendance.

More to come.