Fatal crash, Dunedin
"Fatal crash, Dunedin"
A man has died after being struck
by a truck at a commercial premises on Fryatt Street,
Dunedin this afternoon.
Police were alerted to the crash
Police are making enquiries into the
circumstances of the incident and WorkSafe NZ has also been
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