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.

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Auckland Transport has advised that Tripoli Rd is now open.


Police earlier said the Serious Crash Unit was in attendance.


More to come.