Moped rider dead after colliding with truck in Gisborne

Gisborne's Anzac St.
Gisborne's Anzac St. Photo credit: Google

A man has died after his moped scooter collided with the rear of a parked truck in Gisborne overnight.

Emergency services were called to the scene on Anzac St shortly after 10pm on Saturday.

Police said the 34-year-old man was critically injured and taken to hospital, where he later died.

An investigation into the crash is underway.