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Manchester tram stop car crash victim named

A driver who died when his car crashed into a post by a tram stop in Manchester has been named.

Vincent Magee, 84, from Stockport was taken to hospital after the collision but died shortly afterwards.

The crash by the Shudehill tram stop happened on Tuesday at about 14:00 GMT and forced the vehicle on to the Metrolink tram line.

A 79-year-old female passenger in the car remains in a serious condition, said police.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Greater Manchester Police.

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