Police close to the scene of the accident on Thomas Rd, Māngere / Abigail Dougherty: Stuff.
A man has been charged after an alleged hit-and-run in in the South Auckland suburb of Māngere.
The 21-year-old will appear in the Manukau District Court today, charged with failing to stop and ascertain injury after a crash.
The incident occurred on Thomas Road at around 11.45am. A person died at the scene.
Police are currently in the process of identifying the dead man.
Further charges may be laid against the 21-year-old man arrested.
Detectives are speaking with a large number of people to piece together the full set of circumstances.