A pedestrian suffered serious leg injuries when he was struck
by a truck in South Auckland this afternoon.
Police and ambulance are currently attending a crash on the
intersection of Atkinson Rd, Great South Rd and High St in
"The male victim was crossing the road when he was struck by
an oncoming truck," police said.
"His legs appears to have sustained significant injuries and
[he] is being transported to Middlemore Hospital."
The intersection is now closed with detours and diversions in
Motorists are urged to stay away from this area if possible,
as delays are inevitable.
Police are investigating.