Pedestrian dies after hit by milk tanker

  • 14/08/2015
Pedestrian dies after hit by milk tanker

A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a milk tanker in the Bay of Plenty.

The 44-year-old Te Puke man was one of two men walking along State Highway 2 near Paengaroa about 8pm on Thursday when he was struck by the tanker.

His fellow pedestrian was not hit and the tanker driver was severely shaken, says Senior Sergeant Glenn Saunders.

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