Cyclist dies in Auckland waterfront accident

A cyclist has died this evening following a crash on Auckland's Tamaki Drive.

The cyclist reportedly collided with a truck outside Kelly Tarlton's and Hammerhead restaurant.

The deceased was trapped beneath the wheel of the vehicle, dying at the scene before emergency staff could free them.

Herald reporter Amelia Wade said more police continue to arrive and are currently working to get members of the public outside the cordon.