Police seek witnesses to fatal Mount crash
Police are asking for witnesses to a collision between a truck and cyclist in Mount Maunganui to come forward.
Emergency services were called to the crash on Totara Street, near Maui Street, around 4pm on Thursday.
A cyclist was taken to Tauranga Hospital in critical condition.
"Police can confirm a cyclist has died following the earlier collision at the intersection of Totara Street and Maui Street in Mt Maunganui," says a police spokesperson.
"Tauranga Police would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision between a truck and a cyclist..
"Anyone who can assist is asked to call 105 and quote file number 200528/142."
Information can be phoned into the Tauranga Police Station on 07 577 4300.
Alternatively, information can also be left anonymously via the Crimestoppers 0800 555 111 line.
Non-emergency information can be called into the police's 105 number.