Unicyclist dead after truck collision on busy Auckland street

The accident happened on Onehunga Mall at around 9.30am on Saturday.
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The accident happened on Onehunga Mall at around 9.30am on Saturday.

A man on a unicycle has died after a collision with a truck in the Auckland suburb of Onehunga on Saturday.

A police spokesperson said the accident happened on Onehunga Mall at around 9.30am and that the man died at the scene.

Police are in the process of informing the man's family.

The crash happened on Onehunga Mall around 9.30am on Saturday.
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The crash happened on Onehunga Mall around 9.30am on Saturday.

Mark Golding, a member of Auckland's small unicycling community, said the community were in close contact with each other but weren't in a position to confirm the deceased's identity.

"We're devastated about what's happened and our condolences are with the family," he said.

The Serious Crash Unit is investigating the crash.

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