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Scooter rider dies after crash with vehicle in Gisborne

A man has died following a crash between a moped and a parked vehicle in Gisborne overnight, police said in a statement Sunday.
Police said a moped scooter collided with the rear of a parked truck on Anzac Street at 10.15pm on Saturday.
"The moped rider, a 34-year-old man, was critically injured in the crash and was transported to Gisborne Hospital. Sadly, he died a short time later," police said. 
Enquiries into the circumstances of the crash are ongoing.