Police probe Auckland cycle track death

Police are investigating what they believe is the suspicious death of a cyclist in Auckland early this morning.

The man was found on the cycleway near Bond Street, Kingsland, beside the Northwestern motorway at around 1am.

Ambulance staff were unable to save him and he died at the scene, police said.

Bond Street was closed off for several hours and a major scene investigation launched.

An autopsy will be held this morning.

Police were yet to determine how the man died.