Man hit by truck at Lyttelton Port
A Lyttelton port worker is dead after being hit by a logging truck.
Emergency services were called to Log Wharf at 3.19pm.
"The man is believed to have been struck by a logging truck while walking on a port road at No 2 Wharf," police said.
Bystanders and paramedics attempted to perform CPR on the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police believed the man was an employee of a contracting firm at the port.
Police and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) are investigating.
- The Press